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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…

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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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Lemay Net Positive: Award-winning sustainability approach challenges status quo

Toronto, Canada Lemay Scaling up living environments’ sustainable and human wellness potential Toronto, Canada Lemay, one of Canada’s leading architecture, planning and design firms, has laid out a rigorous Net Positive framework to maximize the firm’s considerable influence on the key determining factor in human health: the built environment. Addressing the urgency of climate change, Lemay’s Net Positive…

Pure Talents Contest 2020: 20 ideas for the lifestyles of tomorrow

Köln, Germany Design means making things easier (and, where possible, more sustainable, too). This formula could be used to describe the common approach taken by the young creative minds whose designs have been shortlisted for imm cologne’s 17th Pure Talents Contest. Intelligent, sustainable, original and also beautiful to look at – these are the 20…

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Beside Cabins, an architectural project at the juncture of nature and culture

Montréal, Canada Media brand BESIDE launches its very first outdoor destination in the heart of Lanaudiere. Montréal, Canada, 2019-04-25 – Today media brand BESIDE announced its very first BESIDE Cabins destination. The BESIDE Cabins, designed in collaboration with Montréal firm Appareil Architecture, will be tucked away on a 1,254-acre property (one and a half times…

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Sustainable Development Guidelines 2012-13 –A guide to assess your performance

Part 1, Jump to Part 2 The Ministry of Corporate Affairs has released CSR Voluntary Guidelines (VG)  on Social, Environmental and Economic Responsibilities of Business in year 2009. These guidelines were developed to encourage companies to report their activities based on triple bottom line approach i.e. Social, Environmental and Economic. In light of the recent…