Posts Tagged: living building challenge

tOD attending the unConference of the Living Future Institute

“The International Living Future Institute is hosting its eighth annual unConference, Living Future 2014, on May 21 – 23, 2014 at the Hilton Portland & Executive Tower in downtown Portland, Oregon. Living Future is the forum for leading minds in

tOD attending the unConference of the Living Future Institute

“The International Living Future Institute is hosting its eighth annual unConference, Living Future 2014, on May 21 – 23, 2014 at the Hilton Portland & Executive Tower in downtown Portland, Oregon. Living Future is the forum for leading minds in

Living Building Challenge Petals

The above scheme shows the different areas that the Living Building Challenge tackles. They are divided into seven “Petals”: Site Water Energy Health Materials Equity Beauty Each petal is subdivided into different categories or “Imperatives”. In total there are 20 imperatives that

Living Building Challenge Petals

The above scheme shows the different areas that the Living Building Challenge tackles. They are divided into seven “Petals”: Site Water Energy Health Materials Equity Beauty Each petal is subdivided into different categories or “Imperatives”. In total there are 20 imperatives that

Introduction to the Living Building Challenge

tOD has adopted The Living Building ChallengeSM as sustainability performance standard. #LivingBuildingChallenge

Introduction to the Living Building Challenge

tOD has adopted The Living Building ChallengeSM as sustainability performance standard. #LivingBuildingChallenge

Updated Water Strategy

As a reminder, in aspiring to complete the Living Building Challenge, we are working on a strategy to reach Net Zero Water requirements for the project and site. As such, all water used on site has to come exclusively from

Updated Water Strategy

As a reminder, in aspiring to complete the Living Building Challenge, we are working on a strategy to reach Net Zero Water requirements for the project and site. As such, all water used on site has to come exclusively from

Material Sourcing | Living Building Challenge V.S Actual Distances Travelled

We decided to take the Living Building Challenge (http://plone.ilbi.org/lbc), to experiment with the GARLIC house as a potential project  to gain the accreditation of a passive, minimal waste intervention. The chart above shows the approximate distances that materials would cross to

Material Sourcing | Living Building Challenge V.S Actual Distances Travelled

We decided to take the Living Building Challenge (http://plone.ilbi.org/lbc), to experiment with the GARLIC house as a potential project  to gain the accreditation of a passive, minimal waste intervention. The chart above shows the approximate distances that materials would cross to