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Batteries are quickly becoming a key part of the push to make renewable energy a bigger part of the U.S. power grid in a warming world, experts said.
The Lake Turkana Wind Power Project will span 40,000 acres and raise Kenya’s energy capacity by 20 percent.
The United Nations Environmental Program (UNEP) Sustainable Buildings and Climate Initiative estimates the construction trades contribute as much as 30% of all global greenhouse gas emissions and consume up to 40% of all energy used worldwide. Today, climate change is having a powerful effect on how buildings are designed and constructed.
The following soon-to-be lodges—from a waterfront resort meant to emulate the shape of microscopic sea creatures, to a flashy new "coconut" ripening in Dubai—defy design conventions to the extreme, boldly showcasing whimsical, outré shells unlike any other.
In Monterrey, Mexico, Zaha Hadid architects have come up with a unique community-orientated design. The original architectural brief was to build 12 residential towers, however, the architects proposed a low-rise, high density building of 981 apartments
Images detailing the design behind Uber’s giant new corporate headquarters have emerged, showing what the new, two-building corporate campus should look..
A revamped shoe polish factory, a school and an Art Deco office block were among the big winners at the RIBA London Building of the Year Award Monday night.
For all the modern tools and heavy machinery found on construction sites these days, one aspect has remained a decidedly manual labor: bricklaying. Just
Karim Rashid turned to his Facebook fans as a community-regulated lifeline to the neighborhood's preservation-centric community
These new renderings show what New York's skyline will look like in 2018, when many of the city's new tall skyscrapers will be complete.
BC Prestige is an urban transformation and mix-used scheme designed by 4M Architecture and rrgA for Signature Holding, and is planned for construction in Arbil, Northern Iraq. The scheme offers 2,500 luxury residences together with commercial, social and
Michael Green Architecture has proposed a design for the world’s tallest wood building
KiteGen may be able to harness energy from high-altitude winds by using giant kites.
Can the field’s top minds change the way we think about a doomed housing project in Naples or the most abhorred skyscraper in Paris? Allow them to try.
IKEA has announced it will spend €600 million over the next five years on wind power and solar power — €500 million for wind and €100 million for solar. Another €400 million will be spent on projects focused on reducing the impact of climate change.
China will soon finish construction on what will be the world’s tallest and longest glass pedestrian bridge, floating 300 meters above a canyon in the Zhangjiajie National Park.
Vincent Callebaut Architectures have received honorary mention for their “Wooden Orchids” proposal in the International Union of Architects’ (UIA) Mount Lu Estate of World Architecture Competition.
The Ecocapsule is designed to offer the "convenience of household facilities in off-grid conditions," according to the company.
STGM stuck to their eco-principles and used their creative skills and knowledge to implement strategies necessary to reach LEED-NC Platinum level. Along with sustainability, the comfort and well-being of employees was also of utmost importance. The new