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Neil B. Chambers
Neil B. Chambers is an award-winning green designer, founder/ceo of chambersdesign and author of Urban Green: Architecture for the Future. He works with clients and design professionals to create world-class building projects that interconnect architectural design with ecological intelligence.

He has spoken and taught at universities throughout the world and trained hundreds of businesses on how to go green with their companies.

Entries by Neil B. Chambers

The Technical Way to Lose the Senate

(0) Comments | Posted November 5, 2014 | 5:56 PM

The Democrats lost the senate in history's most expensive midterm cycle. So why did so many races go Right? I think it comes down to one thing: Democratic nominees forgot about the power of the internet and tried fighting Republicans in a conventional war of television ads, mailers...

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Sexism in Architecture: The Path Still Taken?

(2) Comments | Posted February 7, 2014 | 3:32 PM

Equal pay for equal work is thick in the air these days. Especially with President Obama saying in the State of the Union "it is time to do away with policies that belong in a Mad Men episode." When I think of sexism, I imagine it happening in the far-reaches...

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End of Infrastructure as We Know It

(2) Comments | Posted January 22, 2014 | 4:43 PM

Infrastructure is always talked about in hyperbole such as, "We must rebuild and upgrade America's infrastructure to restore the greatness of the nation," or "The marvel of 20th Century public works ushered the United States into an era of immense prosperity and progress." It is always talked about as a...

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Biking Into the Future

(0) Comments | Posted January 8, 2014 | 2:14 PM


A few weeks ago, I was asked by a reporter, "What's the future of transportation?" He was wondering if I foresaw any far-out types of cars powered by some strange sustainable fuel like water, helium or carbon dioxide. I wasn't taking...

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By the Numbers: Impacting Climate Change, Your House

(1) Comments | Posted August 22, 2013 | 3:48 PM

In Part 1 of By the Numbers, we explored defeating climate change starting with our homes. We don't need government mandates or change our behaviors or buy more renewables to do it. We only need to use less energy and of course, know how to do it. It's...

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By the Numbers: Impacting Climate Change

(5) Comments | Posted August 13, 2013 | 5:24 PM

Let's assume Washington isn't passing sweeping climate change legislation in the near future. What should or could we do to alter the emissions of greenhouse gases? We can make big impacts by using energy-efficient technologies and buying renewable energy. But the problem is that most of the info available is...

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Crash Course for Green Products

(2) Comments | Posted June 28, 2013 | 6:47 PM

Have you ever wanted to develop a green product for your business? Or showcase how your product is beneficial for people and the environment? As a green entrepreneur, I've spent my entire career growing my business to do both of those things. I've also had the opportunity to train hundreds...

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