$200-million resort adds to luxury landscape in Stowe

June 5, 2008,AEDT

The luxurious resort hotel Stowe Mountain Lodge opens next week, and it already has a significant place in local history. The $200-million resort is the centrepiece of Spruce Peak at Stowe, a posh, eco-conscious community of lofty mountainside living. It embraces superlative skiing, hiking, golf on a new wilderness-style course | Read More

Dwell on Design Los Angeles to start on June 5

June 4, 2008,AEDT

What happens when Dwell editors drive the agenda? A roster of more than 50 incredibly talented and diverse speakers ranging from legislators to practitioners to activists, discussing everything from urban gardening to a mandated LEED program for LA. The conference follows two parallel tracks but we encourage you to veer | Read More

State’s wildflowers rise to new role – OrlandoSentinel.com

June 3, 2008,AEDT

A new grant is helping a budding industry in Florida take root. The $50,000 from the U.S. Department of Agriculture will pay for new equipment and marketing for wildflower growers, who are currently harvesting and cleaning tiny seeds as they build their young industry. Now, with rising gas prices and | Read More

NORDHAVNEN, COPENHAGEN: THE SUSTAINABLE CITY OF THE FUTURE

May 28, 2008,AEDT

Open international ideas competitionCompetition period: 27 May to 26 September 2008Final date for submission of questions: 4 August 2008Questions and answers will be uploaded to this websiteThere is no deadline for registration. CPH City and Port Development has launched an open international ideas competition for the Northern Harbour in Copenhagen, | Read More

LandDesign team wins 10K for green design – Nashville Business Journal

May 27, 2008,AEDT

One of LandDesign Inc.’s Nashville office team won an internal competition on green design. Human Element, a Nashville team, tied for first place in the company-wide sustainable design competition and shared in the $10,000 first place award. Fourteen teams competed across the company to reduce the carbon footprint of Birkdale | Read More

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