“Green” Best Match
The Green City or the Grey City?
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...“concrete jungles” or “urban wastelands”? Is it because people would rather live in grey environments than green? I don’t think that’s the case. If I held up two pieces of...
Exponential Efficiency: From Green Buildings to Green Cities
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...Green building awareness, construction and data collection efforts have led to impressive data-driven opportunities to reduce resource consumption in buildings. However the voluntary approach, focusing on (mainly new and...
IBI Triple Silver Winners at Green Apple Awards
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2016 / 08 / 19 / ibi-triple-silver-winners-at-the-green-apple-awards
...Three IBI Group projects have been presented silver awards at the International Green Apple Awards ceremony held at The Crystal Building, London. Launched by The Green Organization in 1994,...Tags: Green Apple Awards, IBI Group, sustainability
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / ibi-ideas / green-learning
...article about a University of Illinois study that found green views led to better attentional functioning and stress recovery after short breaks from academic activities. For designers, architects and landscape...
Urban Gardens Everywhere
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...exception. With 14.5m² per inhabitant, it has the lowest share of green space per capita of any major city in Europe. Legislation passed in July aims to change that, however...
Green & Clean: Parks as Water Infrastructure
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...benefits of this green & blue combination in a new report: City Parks, Clean Water. Exploring the opportunities, challenges and issues to consider in employing parks as storm water infrastructure,...
Green Line: Integrating transit and communities
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2015 / 11 / 16 / green-line-integrating-transit-and-communities
The future of transit development starts and ends with people. Learn how IBI Group is working with The City of Calgary to integrate transit and communities. ...Tags: Green Line, IBI Group, transit, transportation
Green Light for Trafford Waters Development
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2016 / 10 / 24 / green-light-for-trafford-waters-development
Planning permission has been granted for a new and vibrant urban community in the Greater Manchester area. Trafford Waters will create 3,000 new homes, 100,000 sq ft of...Tags: IBI Group, Manchester, Planning, sustainability, Trafford, Trafford Waters, United Kingdom, Urban Planning
Five Steps to Mental Wellbeing
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...Design and Mental Health advocates the framework ‘Mind the GAPS’ : green place, active place, pro-social place and safe place. This urban design framework combats a number of issues, but...
The Sustainable Urban Future of Nordic Cities
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...a long tradition of environmental awareness and protection in the Nordic countries. More than a century ago, this was demonstrated through efforts to preserve green and blue space for urban...