The Netherlands’ Tallest Timber Tower to be Built in Amsterdam

The Netherlands’ Tallest Timber Tower to be Built in Amsterdam By Archdaily October 2016 The municipality of Amsterdam has selected Team V Architectuur with Lingotto, Nicole Maarsen and ARUP to design HAUT, a 73 meter (240 foot) residential tower located … Continued

Light-emitting cement

Light-emitting cement By Sustainability Matters Dr José Carlos Rubio, from Mexico’s University of San Nicolas Hidalgo, has created a light-emitting cement that has a life span of 100 years. By absorbing solar energy and returning it to the environment, Dr Rubio … Continued

Mine strikes gold with a reliable alternative to diesel

Mine strikes gold with a reliable alternative to diesel By Sustainability Matters Staff Traditionally, remote industries such as mining have relied on diesel generator facilities to power their infrastructure. However, environmental and economic concerns over this reliance on fossil fuels … Continued