Fourth Annual Climate Adaptive Design Symposium

The American Institute of Architects Asheville Section continues its series Where Building Science Meets Climate Science, one of the most important symposiums in the country about where climate and architectural design interface. This year's ymposium theme is “Deep Retrofit” – renovation of existing buildings to promote sustainable design. Early Bird Registration is...

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Free Pre-Conference Public Lecture – Climate Adaptive Design Symposium

The American Institute of Architects Asheville Section continues its series Where Building Science Meets Climate Science, one of the most important symposiums in the country about where climate and architectural design interface. This year's symposium theme is “Deep Retrofit” – renovation of existing buildings to promote sustainable design. Early Bird Registration is...

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Act Locally,Build Green

Boone Guyton
The news on climate change has been coming fast and furious lately. The UN report (http://www.ipcc.ch/ ) and the US report ( http://nca2014.globalchange.gov/ ) both explained the increasing threat and present day effects of climate change due to human activities, mainly burning carbon fuels. Then there were the reports of the West Antarctic...

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Is it just me?

Guest Bloggers
 Is it just me? Or, does there seem to be an unprecedented number of energy related spills going on right now?In November, in rural Alabama, a train derailed and exploded, releasing 2.7 million gallons of crude oil. In January, a massive chemical spill (a toxic chemical used to clean coal)...

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