Saving the planet through architecture and sustainability

Wyland Ocean Wisdom!

July 7th, 2016 by WebStaff in LIVE!green, Quotes!green

“All of man’s masterpieces in art can’t match the living treasures in the sea…” – quote from Wyland Ocean Wisdom. The incredible images above come from National Geographic Wallpapers.

Gantt Fire & Sewer article!

May 20th, 2016 by WebStaff in Articles of Interest

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Click HERE for article on Gantt Fire & Sewer District’s new building.

If link above not working, click HERE to see live stream of Gantt Service District grand opening!

That represents 3/4 days worth of household CO2 production!

(115/150 = .76 days of household CO2 production)

1 Day = 150 lbs of CO2 per U.S. household – excerpt from the March 2009 issue of National Geographic Magazine titled Saving Energy – It Starts at Home. The images above are from the article. You can also get them at National Geographic Wallpapers.

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Click HERE for full coverage at National Geographic. The incredible images above are from National Geographic Wallpapers.

Earth Day!

April 22nd, 2016 by WebStaff in Great Places!, LIVE!green

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Click HERE to see all of National Geographic’s Earth Day coverage. The incredible images above are from National Geographic Wallpapers.

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NASA reports that the collapse of a major portion of the Antarctic ice sheet appears unstoppable. Click HERE for more info. The incredible images above are from National Geographic Wallpapers.

 

 

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The National Geographic examines the Paris Climate talks and why they are important. Click HERE for more info. The image above is from the National Geographic article.

Happy Thanksgiving!

November 25th, 2015 by WebStaff in EAT!green

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Paris Climate Talks!

November 9th, 2015 by WebStaff in Articles of Interest, Global Warming

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The Economist magazine explains what the upcoming climate talks will mean. Click HERE for more info. The images above are from National Geographic Wallpapers.

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The NPR Cities Project reports on Hightower Beach, Florida. The town of Hightower sits on a “barrier island that’s getting lower as sea level rises”. The town is looking at “ways to keep the water at bay or retreat from it’. Click HERE for more info. The incredible images above are from National Geographic Wallpapers.

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Located in Fayetteville, NC, the plant is part of a total 300-megawatts of solar capacity Duke is seeking to build. Click HERE for more info.

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The Economist magazine explains why the world is so addicted to fossil fuel energy subsidies. Click HERE for more info. The incredible images above are from National Geographic Wallpapers.

Wyland Ocean Wisdom!

July 20th, 2015 by WebStaff in LIVE!green, Quotes!green, Wyland

“The larger picture is not only can we save the whale, but also can we save our oceans, our planet, ourselves?” – quote from Wyland Ocean Wisdom. The incredible images above come from National Geographic Wallpapers.

That represents 15 days worth of household CO2 production!

(2,270/150 = 15.13 days of household CO2 production)

1 Day = 150 lbs of CO2 per U.S. household – excerpt from the March 2009 issue of National Geographic Magazine titled Saving Energy – It Starts at Home. The images above are from the article. You can also get them at National Geographic Wallpapers.