ARCHITECTURE. Climate-Positive, Carbon-Free Housing Projects go Mainstream

American sonnen, market leader in smart residential energy storage partners with Pearl Homes, U.S. leader in LEED residential developments, to bring solar + storage, home automation, and homebuilding to life in a ‘Net-Zero-Plus and Climate-Positive’ housing project. The network of homes, dubbed ‘Hunters Point — Pearl Homes Community and Marina,’ is the first community implemented by the … Continue reading ARCHITECTURE. Climate-Positive, Carbon-Free Housing Projects go Mainstream

EDUCATION. The Experience, a New, Interactive Museum for Sustainable Fashion

On October 5th, 2018, Amsterdam welcomed a new museum.  The Dutch organization “Fashion for Good” introduced its “The Fashion for Good Experience“, an interactive, free-entry museum outfitted with the up-to-date technologies, targeting visitors interested in fashion, innovation, and sustainability. The museum is architected by Brooklyn-based design studio Local Projects and reveals to be an interactive, … Continue reading EDUCATION. The Experience, a New, Interactive Museum for Sustainable Fashion

TOURISM. Zerobnb speaks to Sustainable Travel

Tourism causes almost a tenth of global greenhouse gas emissions. As a consequence, Zero Emission Journey’s are the new buzz. An annual research carried out by Booking.com proofs that awareness of ecological accommodation increases year after year. Travelers do seek more “greener stays” than ever before while showing a willingness to absorb extra costs to ensure … Continue reading TOURISM. Zerobnb speaks to Sustainable Travel

TEXTILE. Tree-Free Nullarbor Bio-Fiber, Alternative to Conventional Cellulose

Australian Nanollose Ltd. created a test garment knitted in concept Nullarbor rayon. Nullarbor fiber is created from tree-free rayon and ready for commercial validation. Nanollose, an Australia Stock listed biotech company, researches and develops plant-free cellulose technologies, including the launch of Nullarbor biotech fiber. A company peculiarity is its use of a low cost and eco-friendly fermentation process … Continue reading TEXTILE. Tree-Free Nullarbor Bio-Fiber, Alternative to Conventional Cellulose

TOURISM. Sustainable Design to Preserve Chile’s Icon Hike Trail

An international conservation campaign launched to support the health of Chile’s Torres del Paine National Park, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve and 8th wonder of the world (since 2013). Torres del Paine National Park is one of the most renowned destinations in Chile and Latin America. The park’s rugged Patagonian landscape featuring turquoise lakes, massive glaciers, … Continue reading TOURISM. Sustainable Design to Preserve Chile’s Icon Hike Trail

TOURISM. Plastic-Free Travel Gains Momentum

The Plastic-Free rising trend is taking a myriad of industries by storm. From fashion to packing segments, from food to cosmetics, including plastic-free-aisles in supermarkets and last but not least plastic-free travel! The Dutch travel agency Better Places aims to go completely single-use plastic bottle free on all of its trips by the end of 2019. … Continue reading TOURISM. Plastic-Free Travel Gains Momentum