ReGen Village, Green, Jake Glavis

ReGen Village

Just outside of Amsterdam, a fantastic residential green building project is being developed. Titled ReGen Village, the town will be entirely self-sufficient in growing its own food, producing its own ...

Jake Glavis, Green Building, Construction

The Greenest of the Green

Naturally, in the wake of our changing environment, it is of the utmost significance that we do not just look to alter our reliance on fossil fuels, but that we look to practice sustainability in every ...

Jake Glavis, Sustainability, Green Building

Benefits of Green Building

In today’s world, commercial and residential construction companies are forced to take into account the effects of climate change more than ever. As water levels rise and our atmosphere deteriorates, we are ...

Jake Glavis

Build Better to Live Better

A comprehensive review of studies covering green building and their benefits by Dr. Joseph Allen and his team at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health recently found that green buildings can indeed ...

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Harvard Symposium Discusses Future of Green Building

Harvard Center for Green Building and Cities hosted a challenge last month. Industry and academic leaders came together to debate the pressing issues facing green building. Some of the topics discussed include ...

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Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee gets LEED approval

In Milwaukee, Wisconsin the Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee proved that nations top zip codes are not the only ones who can create sustainable, supportive and healthy communities. LEED gave the ...