Sunriver Resort is located in eastern Oregon; 130 miles drive south of Portland, [Read more…] about Sunriver
I recently watched the Academy Award nominated documentary, Food inc. To be honest, I was hesitant about watching it. I already know more than I’d like about the sorry state of our food supply. Another film putting images in my head of slaughterhouses and e-coli poisoning was not going to make me any happier. (And, after all, being happier is something I strive to be.) [Read more…] about How food should shape our cities
SCI- ARC and CalTech’s prefab, net-zero, solar-powered house for the US Department of Energy’s Solar Decathlon is now open to the public at the California Science Center in downtown Los Angeles. [Read more…] about SCI-Arc/Caltech Hanwha Solar House Opens to Public
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has approved an agreement with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Port of Long Beach for a Marina del Rey dredging project. [Read more…] about LA County Supervisors Green Light Marina del Rey Dredging Project
A long-awaited $7 million restoration plan for the Malibu Lagoon can move forward thanks to a San Francisco County Superior Court ruling Thursday, reported the Los Angeles Times. [Read more…] about Court Ruling Moves Stalled Malibu Lagoon Restoration Forward
The California Air Resources Board voted Thursday to adopt a final cap-and-trade regulation program, an important element in the state’s climate plan. [Read more…] about California Board Adopts Cap-and-Trade Program
Celebrating its’ tenth anniversary, the GreenBuild Conference & Expo (http://www.greenbuildexpo.org
Stanford University has long held a tradition of innovation. The legendary tech startups, such as Yahoo and Google, that were founded by Stanford students in its’ hallowed halls are now the stuff of legend in SIlicon Valley. (In fact, Sun Microsystems got their original name as an acronym for Stanford University Network.) Billions of dollars have [Read more…] about The University as the True Hub of Green Innovation?
The urban agriculture movement has grown vigorously across the nation. The concept of urban agriculture, which is integrated into the urban economic and ecological system, has taken unprecedented forms. The agricultural zeitgeist of today has gained popularity for many urbanites, however, [Read more…] about Urban Agriculture 2.0: Los Angeles…Calling Los Angeles… Do You Copy? Over.