|05/19/2013||Shipping Container Hotel Project Floats Its Plan in Detroit|
May 19--The prototype for the "most important hotel in America" is sitting on a patch of grass at Eastern Market, says a national hotel guru.
|05/14/2013||Help Crowdsource Climate Change Research|
May 14--Citizen scientists, environmentalists and anyone who lives near a power plant -- your services are requested.
|04/15/2013||Mesa College Breaks Ground on Green Building|
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED]A groundbreaking ceremony was held recently for San Diego Mesa College's new Social and Behavioral Sciences building, the latest facility funded by the San Diego Community College District's $1.555 billion Propositions S and N construction bond program.
|05/10/2013||Writer Captures Rise of Phipps Building|
May 10--Mary Adam Thomas has seen the Phipps Center for Sustainable Living in Oakland arise to an "inspirational" building.
|05/09/2013||University of Scranton Plans Green Building Project|
May 09--The University of Scranton is at it again.
|03/18/2013||Airport Strikes Gold With New Building|
The local region continues to boost its profile as a hub for energy-efficient buildings, with San Diego International Airport registering what officials say is a global first for an airport: LEED Gold certification for its recently completed receiving and distribution center.
|03/01/2013||Low-Tech, High-Tech... And Extremely Green|
Two kinds of straw bale wall, passive and active solar, state-of-the-art building techniques and materials, and high-tech monitoring create an extremely green and healthy house on an urban infill lot.