Eco Friendly Fireplaces

Ahhh autumn, my favorite time of year!  While I like donning extra layers to walk outside on crisp cool days enjoying the bright sunshine highlighting riotous leaf colors, it is not as much fun to wear those same layers inside out of necessity.  However, since we...

Eco-cities: Sustainability at the Scale of the City

We recently attended a discussion hosted by the Forum for Urban Design comparing models by four designers for a low to no carbon cities recently proposed in Asia and the Middle East.  We’ve all seen designs encompassing large swaths of urban [and in many cases soon to...