November 18th, 2019 | by Tim Dixon
Tesla recently unveiled that the location of its 4th Gigafactory will be near Berlin, in Brandenburg in the Grünheide municipality next to the GVZ Berlin-Ost Freienbrink industrial park, and that it will require the removal of part of a forest
October 8th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
About 11% of global carbon emissions come from the building industry, much of it from making cement. Here are two ways to reduce that figure.
February 25th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
The Sidewalk Labs Smart City proposal for Toronto envisions wooden buildings made from cross laminated timber, modular construction, full digital connectivity, and robots in tunnels underneath bringing in consumer goods and managing the flow of waste products. It its vision too bold or not bold enough?
August 28th, 2017 | by The Beam
You’d be forgiven for thinking that a highrise structure of any notable size could only be erected using concrete and steel, but with the arrival of plyscrapers, this notion is being turned on its head
June 12th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
The tallest wooden building in the US will be constructed in Portland, Oregon. CLT technology allows buildings to be constructed faster with less waste and with lower carbon emissions than steel or concrete structure.
September 25th, 2015 | by Steve Hanley
Originally published on Green Building Elements. Two proposals to build tall buildings using cross-laminated timber (CLT) building products have each [&hellip