Premier leads delegation of green firms to Asia

May 18, 2008,AEST

Premier Gordon Campbell will board a plane bound for South Korea this morning, leading an Asian trade mission comprising British Columbia’s largest-ever delegation of green businesses. The group of about 30 clean technology and green design companies will be in | Read More

Meeting the demand for sustainable materials – icWales

May 18, 2008,AEST

The soaring number of eco-communities and eco-homes have resulted in a growing demand for sustainable materials. One company that has benefited enormously from the boom is T Mawr, a traditional and ecological building company based in Brecon, which began growing | Read More

City’s Signature Roof – Vancouver Sun

May 18, 2008,AEST

At the moment, the grandest and most ethically ambitious architecture in the city — the green, living roof of the new convention centre — resembles a hair plug job. There’s a lot of bald up there. It’s sparse, but growth | Read More

Up on the roof garden – Telegraph.co.uk

May 17, 2008,AEST

Only a few years ago, anyone who suggested growing plants on a roof might have been dismissed as a complete crank. Not any more. Sedum on roofThe Botanical Roof Garden, Augustenborg, Sweden Green roofs have started to appear on new | Read More

Pearl Harbor Navy Exchange Goes Green

May 17, 2008,AEST

In a collaborative effort between Navy Region Hawaii, Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Hawaii, and the Navy Exchange (NEX), a practical landscape design using environmentally-friendly vegetation and xeriscaping is being implemented at the Pearl Harbor NEX. Many of the plants | Read More

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