“Green Space” Best Match
Is Public Space Political Space?
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been climbing in numbers since 2014. The public realm is traditionally a space for engaging in democracy. What are the best practices for designing public spaces with the political in...
The Green City or the Grey City?
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...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 paper,...
How Winter Holidays Activate Public Space
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drinks draws huge crowds with a shared interest in the holiday spirit. Light Installations The simplest of the winter public space installations is the activation of public space through lights...
Affordable Housing for Cars or for People?
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...Additionally, the average parking space is about 9 feet wide and 18 feet long, not including the circulation to access these spaces. That’s 162 square feet for every parking space...
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 high...
IBI Triple Silver Winners at Green Apple Awards
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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, the...Tags: Green Apple Awards, IBI Group, sustainability
A Greener Earth Day (+ Everyday)
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...of the world’s GDP. Home to more than half the world’s population (and growing), they are also the sites with the greatest promise in helping achieve a green future. From...
Making Better Use of Costa Rica’s Public Space
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Public space – parks, plazas, streets and more – is the most precious public resource a city has. The quality of a city’s public space is also an important indicator...
Designing External Space for Elderly Wellbeing
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...advocates that spaces should provide opportunities to exercise through the provision of well thought out activity spaces, and sensory stimulation through planting carefully selected plants for their smell, touch and...
The Sustainable Urban Future of Nordic Cities
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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 workers...