Sustainability, stepping in the right direction

Sustainability strategies • Sourcing Materials • Efficient Design • Waste Reduction Sustainability has maintained life on this planet for billions of years, evolving strategies and structures for survival by using the least amount of resources for the greatest benefit.  In business today, we can start thinking sustainably by balancing the big three: people, profit & planet. By identifying existing inefficiencies …

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Healthier skateparks: inspired by smart schools

Sustainable Building Week, Portland Oregon Hosted by Portland Green Schools Where: DOWA-IBI Architecture Firm – October 2018 Portland has joined 18 other major cities around the world to pledge that all new buildings in their cities will be “net-zero carbon” by 2030. Net-zero buildings use energy ultra-efficiently and meet any remaining energy needs from renewable sources. As a part of …

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