Foundational Ecotecture

Green development begins with environmentally friendly material

Implications - As the effect of the population on the environment worsens, consumers demand more developments in eco-consciousness. Green industrial materials satisfy this need by elevating ecotecture to new heights. This signifies a positive development in eco living that is more societal than individual.
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This Month and Warm Top 5 Examples: 9,327 Total Clicks Oct 15 - Nov 16
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Sustainable Outdoor Shelters - This Cabin is Made from Local Materials and Green Technology
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Viral 5,675 Clicks Pub: Oct 15, 15
Sustainable Outdoor Shelters
This Cabin is Made from Local Materials and Green Technology
UK-based architect Rupert McKelvie designs sustainable shelters that are made from local materials and green technology. While many architects have begun using eco-friendly materials in their designs,... [More]
Energy-Capturing Apartment Buildings - The Brussels Botanic Center Apartment Upgrade is Eco-Focused
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This Quarter and V. Hot 1,282 Clicks Pub: Sep 14, 16
Energy-Capturing Apartment Buildings
The Brussels Botanic Center Apartment Upgrade is Eco-Focused
It’s one thing to create a sustainable building but it’s quite another to retrofit an existing structure, which is what’s at work with the Brussels Botanic Center apartment.... [More]
Pop-Up Waste Recycling Plants - Watershed Materials Recycles Waste from Real Estate Excavation
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This Quarter and Warm 746 Clicks Pub: Sep 15, 16
Pop-Up Waste Recycling Plants
Watershed Materials Recycles Waste from Real Estate Excavation
Watershed Materials is a California-based company that has developed an incredibly sustainable method of recycling waste from excavation sites. In real estate, projects that involve excavation are... [More]
Eco-Friendly Building Materials - This Company is Making Eco-Friendly Cement Out of Burnt Clay
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This Year and Warm 1,461 Clicks Pub: Mar 21, 16
Eco-Friendly Building Materials
This Company is Making Eco-Friendly Cement Out of Burnt Clay
A team of researchers at Norway’s SINTEF organization recently developed an eco-friendly cement that can serve as an alternative to limestone. One of the problems with using cement as a... [More]
Thermal Energy-Trapping Buildings - The Rocky Mountain Institute's Building is Aptly Eco-Friendly
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This Year and Untested 163 Clicks Pub: Apr 6, 16
Thermal Energy-Trapping Buildings
The Rocky Mountain Institute's Building is Aptly Eco-Friendly
The Innovation Center of the Rocky Mountain Institute, located in the town of Basalt, Colorado, is designed to stay true to the non-profit organization’s stated mission to promoting... [More]