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Tag: green building

Sustainability and Humans Rights Issues for Tokyo 2020 Olympics Construction

An open letter to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Tokyo 2020 Olympic authorities criticizes the Olympics for knowingly exploiting tropical forests and potentially fueling human rights abuses in the construction and implementation of the games. The groups are calling for full transparency and an end to the use of rainforest wood to construct the Tokyo Olympic facilities, including the new National Olympic Stadium.

What is Green Architecture?

Green architecture is moderation and efficiency in energy and resource use, building space and materials, and impacts on natural ecosystems.

How Any Business Can Build Sustainably

Learn about ways that building are becoming more sustainable with outside-the-box thinking about materials sourcing, design, and alternative structures.