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Green Rebuilding

Design Firm Rebuilds Sandy Victims' Home For Free

The Huffington Post | Rain Embuscado | Posted 04.24.2013 | HuffPost Home

It started with an alumni community's effort to help their beloved coach.

Seeking Citizen Sandy: Call for Ideas for Green Rebuilding of Devastated Communities

Matt Petersen | Posted 01.28.2013 | Green
Matt Petersen

With more than 150 million Americans living in or near coastal cities, we need to continue the fight to reduce greenhouse gas emissions -- by raising awareness, calling for action, and rebuilding more resilient communities and infrastructure.

Green Rebuilding In Haiti: USGBC Pledges Help

Mother Nature Network | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The U.S. Green Building Council, home of the LEED green building rating systems, has announced its commitment to help rebuild Haiti after the country ...

One Stop Shopping for Greening Your Home: Green Depot Has It All

Marissa Bronfman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Marissa Bronfman

Find out how Sarah Beatty, a determined new green business woman, has earned Green Depot's moniker as America's leading one-stop shop for building solutions.

Brad Pitt's Foundation Releases New Home Designs In New Orleans

treehugger.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Brad Pitt's "Make It Right" Foundation has released a new set of duplex designs for New Orleans, by yet another round of big name architects from arou...

Who's Missing in the Big "Green" Conversation?

Ben Hecht | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Ben Hecht

Many cities seem to be missing the critical aspect of including low-income and under-served urban areas as part of their efforts to reduce their carbon footprints.

Healthier, Wealthier and Wiser: The Case for Creating Green Schools Now

Matt Petersen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Matt Petersen

As the Congress deliberates the largest stimulus package in history, there is no single better investment that we can make than to help maximize the potential learning and productivity of our children.

After the Sichuan Quake, Rebuilding Turns Green

Treehugger.com | Alex Pasternack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

When the massive earthquake hit in Sichuan province last month, environmental NGOs across China shifted gears. "We wanted to do anything we could to...

Cities' Green Building Catching On

Laurie David | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Laurie David

For those rebuilding green after the devastation of extreme weather and those who are looking for ways to protect their city's future by going green -- we salute you.