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Sara GuttermanClimate Change: A Military Imperative  This week, the Pentagon marked a notable change in the its reporting approach on climate change—instead of addressing it as a distant danger, they  issued a report that clearly recognizes it as present-day threat to national and global security, requiring immediate and drastic action. More




  • Material World: A Plan of Action

    To head off resource depletion and the worst climate change scenarios, our construction materials playbook must be rewritten. Read More


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  • VISION House Mariposa Meadows

    We invite you to follow the progress of this extreme climate, off-the-grid sustainability institute and demonstration project. Read More

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Resilient Housing

Better Wastewater TreatmentBetter Wastewater Systems We are on the cusp of a major infrastructure crisis in this country. Onsite wastewater treatment can help make our homes more sustainable and more resilient. More

IECC UpdateecoSelect: A Green Building Program by the Numbers This 'entry-level' green building program is attracting builders with its low cost and easy-to-follow checklist. More