The steel industry is testing new technologies that don't rely on fossil fuels.
An eight-story high-rise office building in Melbourne is going to be covered in over a thousand solar panels with the aim of providing all its own electricity.
The Earth's sea level is constantly increasing. A real flood may soon begin, because since 1880 the world's ocean waters have risen an average of eight to nine inches. And a third of that figure, according to Climate.Gov climate change research por
Renewable energy is intermittent, so energy storage and release will be critical in the next few decades.
Film producers Chris and Roberta Hanley (American Psycho, Virgin Suicides) dropped a tiny prefab onto their Joshua Tree land to use as their desert home, but the town told them that the 12-foot-wide trailer was too skinny, so the couple went bold and
The magnificent Hoover Dam which was constructed 80 years ago, still stands strong and serves the US in the fields of irrigation, flood control, and power production.
Cristina Manene and Fernando Orte wanted a home to escape the city, but that would still provide reminders of village life. Outside Madrid they found raw land embraced by the Tagus River where they built a home to resemble a Spanish village complete
On the valley floor beneath the dramatic sandstone cliffs of Bluff, Utah, emerging builders have spent over two decades erecting experimental homes with new materials like FlexCrete blocks: a Navajo Nation product created from the coal ash leftovers
With a notoriously large carbon footprint, concrete is a prime target for researchers developing greener materials for the future of construction.
This Geodesic Dome Home was Built by Hand for Only $18,000 back in the 80s
Exploring How This Plant Could Replace Concrete.
This video shows several fire tests with a propane torch for aircrete styrofoam with different densities and other available rigid foam insulation boards.
These 2 videos go into detail how I started experimenting with styro aircrete, how to build with it, and what the pro's and con's of using it are.