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Forest Hill Garden & Pavilion

Toronto, Canada Amantea Architects Amantea Architects modernizes a lush and casual urban residential landscape with a Mondrianesque composition of deftly programmed spaces Toronto’s Amantea Architects has transformed the landscape of a single-family home in the city’s Forest Hill neighbourhood, clarifying its program while maintaining its lush, layered character. The project comprises a fully redesigned backyard…

Prime Minister Narendra Modi to inaugurate the key UN Summit on migratory species

Hosting CMS COP-13 is a significant step towards wildlife conservation in India: Shri Prakash Javadekar The 13th Conference of Parties (COP) of the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS), an environmental treaty under the aegis of United Nations Environment Programme, is going to be hosted by India during 17th to…

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Soil Health Card scheme of Central Govt: A success story

In the second phase, 11.69 crore Soil Health Cards distributed to farmers in two years Use of Chemical Fertilizers declines by 10% The Soil Health Card scheme launched by the Modi Government during the financial year 2014-15 with a view to addressing the decline of soil nutrients, has started reaping fruit. In the second phase of the…

Bass Residence: Located directly adjacent to Biscayne Bay and immediately south of downtown Miami, the Bass Residence underscores the firm’s continued exploration with the concept of a floating rectilinear frame. Photo credit: Claudio Manzoni Photography via v2com

[STRANG] on The Art of Architecture

The Miami-based practice reveals its commitment to the enduring legacy of modernism in a retrospective exhibition. [STRANG], a multidisciplinary design firm with offices in Miami, Fort Lauderdale and Sarasota, Florida, will showcase its architectural body of work in [STRANG]: The Art of Architecture, on view at the Center for Architecture Sarasota from December 19, 2019 through January 23, 2020. Reflecting the…

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Turó de la Peira’s Sports Center and layout of the interior urban block

Barcelona, Spain Anna Noguera, Javier Fernandez Urban regeneration with a green infrastructure In 2014 the Barcelona City Council held an architectural competition for the landscape planning of an interior urban block and a sports facility consisting of an indoor heated swimming pool and a sports court. The winning proposal was valued for its landscape integration of…

10 Best Environmental Innovations of 2019

There is no doubt that climate change is among the best challenges of the time. In the past 150 years, the concentration of greenhouse gases in the air has skyrocketed, especially carbon dioxide, methane, and nitrous oxide. We all know these gases accelerate climate change since they trap heat in the air, thus producing a…

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Beau Lake introduces the Tahoe ’14 and Lugano ’14 Electric Runabouts

Toronto, Canada Beau Lake introduces their Electric ’14 Tahoe combining the beauty and mystique of classic wooden boat aesthetics for today’s eco-conscious audience. It also introduces the Lugano ’14 in a color palette reminiscent of classic cars and inspired by the styling of the vintage lake runabout, designed for silent responsive navigation and carefree mechanics and maintenance as per information…

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India Striving to Combine Sustainability & Economic Development: Economic Survey 2019-20

Global Agenda of Delivering Sustainable Development Only Possible if all Nations Act Upon their Fair Share of Responsibilities India Among Few Countries Globally to See Considerable Increase in Forest and Tree Cover To 24.56 % of Geographical Area Burning of Agricultural Residues Still a Major Concern Despite Reduction in Recorded Burning Events. Emphasizing the idea…