Green Communities

Scaling Up Sustainability from Buildings to Cities
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Scaling Up Sustainability from Buildings to Cities

A new era of programs aims to apply high-performance design practices beyond... More

Dutch Students Create Model Home for Green Living
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Dutch Students Create Model Home for Green Living

Based in Detroit, the Motown Movement will model affordable and sustainable living... More

Toyota to Build Hydrogen-Powered Residential Community
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Toyota to Build Hydrogen-Powered Residential Community

The Japanese automobile manufacturer aims to create a fully sustainable... More

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Site Visit: R+D Award Winner Afterhouse is Revitalizing Detroit One Lot at a Time Site Visit: R+D Award Winner Afterhouse is Revitalizing Detroit One Lot at a Time

ARCHITECT checks out Archolab’s initiative to convert unsalvageable homes into productive urban greenhouses. More

Congress for the New Urbanism Names New President and CEO
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Congress for the New Urbanism Names New President and CEO

Lynn Richards will succeed John Norquist as the organization's leader on July 1. More

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Top 10 Cities with the Greenest Homes Top 10 Cities with the Greenest Homes

San Francisco and Washington, D.C., top the list. More

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Vision 2020: The Road to Sustainability Vision 2020: The Road to Sustainability

The leading voices of our industry share their visions for the future in 10 critical areas and lay out the road map to sustainability for 2020 and beyond. More

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Walkable Urbanism Combats Climate Change Walkable Urbanism Combats Climate Change

Sustainable Communities chair Leinberger details why demand mitigation through developing walkable, transit-oriented, urban communities is effective in combating climate change. More

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Regenerative Housing by 2020 Regenerative Housing by 2020

Regenerative Design chair Bob Berkebile looks at how new directions in design are taking their cues from the past and leading us toward nurturing buildings, homes, and communities connected with nature. More

Build Small Live Large Conference, Portland, Ore.
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Build Small Live Large Conference, Portland, Ore.

The Cascadia Green Building Council and several partners will hold a one-day... More

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