Rooftop highlights the important new movement about Green roofs and how they reduce our carbon footprint within cities. Temkin shot images from Chicago to Zurich that show how these gardens are secured within the steel, stone and glass rectangularity of urban downtown.
Houston Advanced Research Center (HARC), a research hub providing independent analysis on energy, air, and water issues, recently published a study conducted by William McDonough + Partners.
William McDonough on Bloomberg TV LIVE at 12:50pm Eastern Time on “Bloomberg Markets” (Bloomberg TV).
This year’s winner is a non-profit organization, GreenWave which designed the world’s first multi-species 3-D ocean farms. GreenWave aims to restore ocean ecosystems and create jobs in coastal communities by transforming fishers into restorative ocean farms.
Director of Communications at William McDonough + Partners, Kira Gould, was selected as one of the winners of the Green Building & Design‘s (gb&d) “Women in Sustainability Leadership Awards” (WSLA). Nominated by peers, Gould was recognized for her accomplishments and dedication to sustainability.
The latest installment of the Less can be more, but endless is most. McDonough: “We can look at the history of design to inform us about where we’ve been and where we want to go.”
William McDonough will discuss his concept of “Carbon Positive Cities.” Carbon Positive Cities are based on the idea of cities as living metabolisms that embrace “working carbon” and optimize the return of carbon to the soil as a valuable economic, ecological and social asset.
A decade after research for the book that Kira Gould co-authored with Lance Hosey, Women in Green: Voices of Sustainable Design, Gould will present a new look at the topic at Greenbuild 2015, in Washington DC in November.