Sustainable Building Techniques

Sustainable Building Techniques What is sustainable building or green construction? Put at its simplest this means constructing and maintaining properties in an environmentally responsible manner. Green buildings reduce the impact of the building on people and nature. The three keys to reduce the impact of a buildingâeuro™s âeuro˜carbon foot-print:âeuro™ * Reduce wasteful uses of energy

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Sustainable Water Solutions By Watercan

Nukleus® Sustainable Water Solutions By Watercan

by Jason Hargrove Sustainable Water Solutions By Watercan WaterCan has been working to provide Sustainable Water solutions and programs to developing countries for over 20 years. Their Clean Water for Schools projects have been able to reach thousands of children in eastern Africa. The program helps to support higher school attendance, and quality education. WaterCan

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How to Make Your Event Sustainable

Nukleus® How to Make Your Event Sustainable

by Jason Hargrove How to Make Your Event Sustainable In the time when environmental issues have climbed to the heated levels of awareness, improving your event  sustainbility has grown more esstential than ever before. It is no longer just a matter of picking up a suitable conference venue and then getting along with it enthusiastically

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Aesthetic and Sustainable Architecture

Nukleus® Aesthetic and Sustainable Architecture

by Jason Hargrove Aesthetic and Sustainable Architecture I recently attended a global eco design conference. Whilst the basic principles of a sustainable house such as insulation, ventilation and orientation to suit the climate were good – the resulting houses seemed to lack something. They didn’t seem to have much intrinsic beauty or elegance. The only

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Sustainable Organic Textiles

Nukleus® Sustainable Organic Textiles

by Jason Hargrove Sustainable Organic Textiles In this article I have decided to look behind some of the hype about organic textiles and their sustainability and find the materials which are truly sustainable and eco friendly. Global awareness of the real price of clothing is growing and consumers are pushing for more eco friendly apparel.

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Building A Sustainable Business

Nukleus® Building A Sustainable Business

by Jason Hargrove Building A Sustainable Business Have you ever watched the television series, The Apprentice? In one episode, each team was asked to create a business from scratch. The interesting thing is that neither of the businesses created were really sustainable. Why? Because each team set themselves up in a business that revolved around

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