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New York's Biggest Ever Green Wall Flies the Flag for Eco-Friendly Cities

Toby Nwazor | Posted 10.13.2016 | Green
Toby Nwazor

Image Credit As the presidential race gathers speed and the Paris Agreement turns a major corner with the support of China, India, and the US, the is...

Why Singapore Is Winning At Green Spaces

Posted 04.05.2015 | Travel

It’s a country. It’s a city. It’s Singapore. And this city-state is growing a lot more than its population. Half of Singapore is covered in gree...

San Francisco Closes Green Roof Gap

Amy E. Norquist | Posted 01.23.2014 | San Francisco
Amy E. Norquist

Lately, there are a lot of articles mentioning San Francisco and the "Tale of Two Cities." They largely refer to economic disparities, but they could just as well be talking about those in the city that understand the connection between green infrastructure and clean air and water, and those that do not.

13 Amazing Facts About Green Roofs

The Daily Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Green roofs and living walls offer many benefits, including cooling buildings, reducing stormwater runoff, providing wildlife habitat, growing food an...

What it Means to be Green at a Mario Batali Restaurant

Elizabeth Meltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Elizabeth Meltz

Mario Batali photograph by Melanie DuneaThe restaurant industry accounts for 10% of the U.S. economy. Americans spend approximately forty-eight percen...

Low-Tech Green Walls: Plant Vines For Insulation

planetgreen.discovery.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Vines such as ivy, russian-vine and virgina creeper grow quickly and have an immediate effect; according to Livingroofs.org. Climbers can dramatica...

Green Walls: 15 Buildings With Vertical Vegetation

WebEcoist | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Vertical gardens bring lush, verdant life to even the coldest and barest of surfaces, both indoors and out. These 'living walls' increase interior hum...

Hydroponics On Your Windows: Cool, Efficient Vertical Farming

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Many of us still jump to conclusions when we hear "hydroponics" and New York Sun Works wants to change that. The organization is known internationally...