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  • The Most and Least Eco-Friendly States in 2015

    Is your state environmentally responsible? Vermont tops the list of most eco-friendly states in 2015 while Louisiana is ranked worst, according to a new study from WalletHub. The breakdown analyzes states by environmental quality and eco-friendly behavior with focus on potential impacts of climate...

  • Hawaii Approving Backlog of Solar Installations

    Over 3,000 solar installments are in the process of being approved all across Hawaii.

  • A Home Built to Blend into the Environment

    Architects in Poland are designing a forest home that will use mirrors to appropriately blend into the environment, and other technology to make sure native species are unharmed during and after construction.

  • Vertical, Indoor Farming

    The Vertical Harvest greenhouse hopes to grow produce for a town with a climate that prevents traditional farming.

  • Real-Time Building Performance Data, Real-Time Results

    Energy management gets an upgrade with BuildingOS—software that looks to the past and present, both in real-time. A new partnership between energy management leaders Ecova and Lucid combines historical with current meter data to provide a holistic picture of building performance.

  • Coco-nuts Startup Changing Coconut Water

    Harmless Harvest is looking to change the booming coconut water industry.

  • 7 Ways to Enhance Indoor Environments with Biophilic Design

    Human beings not only respond positively to nearby nature, but to variation in biophilic patterns and strategies. From fractals to changes in airflow, capitalizing on the biophilia hypothesis goes far beyond putting a plant in a room. Here are some of the lesser known benefits of biophilic design...

  • The Largest Carbon-Neutral EcoVillage in the UK Gets a Green Light

    More green developments are popping up across the Pond. A sustainable housing project in South Cambridge, UK will include a variety of 208 carbon-neutral homes ranging from one-bedroom apartments to four-bedroom homes. What makes this development different from others like it is using year-long...

  • The Largest Carbon Neutral EcoVillage in the UK Gets a Green Light

    More green developments are popping up across the Pond. A sustainable housing project in South Cambridge, UK will include a variety of 208 carbon-neutral homes ranging from one-bedroom apartments to four-bedroom homes. What makes this development different from others like it is using year-long...

  • 9 Examples of Pro-Sports Teams Going Green

    Now that the East meets West battle between the Patriots and Seahawks is over, here is what some other teams are up to. Aside from games, franchises across the country are winning in sustainable ways.