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Milan-Cortina Olympic Village 2026 designed by SOM architects

SOM to Lead Design of Milan-Cortina Olympic Village 2026

Skidmore, Owings & Merrill will design the new Milano-Cortina Olympic Village 2026 targeting Net Zero Energy Building standards.
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How to select building materials for circular economy

The EU’s circular economy action plan (CEAP) makes green products the norm in Europe. Learn what this means for the building product selection and how circular economy criteria can be met. This is the subject of the Masterclass with CEOs of Ongreening and Cradle to Cradle that will be host by GBC Italia on May 5, 2021.
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Allies and Morrison is CFCI Sustainability and Engineering Award winner

Allies and Morrison’s Cranmer Road Student Housing at the King’s College, in Cambridge, is named CFCI Sustainability and Engineering Award winner.
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WELL Building Standard | 5-minute guide

WELL Building Standard is the leading certification tool to assess health and wellbeing in building. Learn everything you need to know about WELL, how it works, building materials selection, market share, and much more.
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BREEAM Rating System | 5-minute guide

BREEAM is one of world’s leading rating systems to measure sustainability and environmental performance of new and existing buildings. This guide tells you everything you need to know about BREEAM, how it works, market share, rating levels and much more.
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Green Building Rating Systems overview

Are you looking for a brief introduction of the most diffused Green Building Rating Systems around the world, suchas LEED, BREEAM, WELL, Estidama and other?
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What is a Photocatalytic building material?

There is a constant increase in the numbers of manufacturers operating in the construction sector that produce photocatalytic building materials with anti-pollution properties.
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Smart materials explained

The dissemination of Smart Materials is rapidly growing and representing an important evolution in building design.
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USGBC’s new guidelines to drive transparency in the product manufacturing industry

The USGBC has released new guidance for LEED Materials & Resources Credit 4 aimed at driving more transparency in the product manufacturing industry.
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New Material – Cactus-based eco-friendly thermal insulation

A new environmentally friendly cactus-based thermal insulation does not contain any toxic substances and the material is 100% recyclable and reusable
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Liquid Solar Technology: the next generation of renewable energy

A Columbia-based company has created an innovative solar technology, SolarWindow™, which may potentially turn ordinary window or entire tall towers and skyscrapers into electricity generators.
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Straw scientifically proven as viable building material

The first super-insulated, ultra low-carbon straw houses are about to hit the open market.
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Sustainability

Pirelli 39 building’s regeneration project

On 28th of January 2021 – COIMA SGR has awarded Diller Scofidio + Renfro (DS + R) and Stefano Boeri Architetti the international architectural competition for Pirelli 39 in Milan.

How to select building materials for circular economy

The EU’s circular economy action plan (CEAP) makes green products the norm in Europe. Learn what this means for the building product selection and how circular economy criteria can be met. This is the subject of the Masterclass with CEOs of Ongreening and Cradle to Cradle that will be host by GBC Italia on May 5, 2021.
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Round-table on Green Building and Finance

A successful event has brought together thousands of green building professionals, economists, green finance experts and policy makers to discuss on Green Finance, Green Building and the Next Generation EU.
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Green Building and Finance – GBC Italia Webinar

Over 2300 people attended the webinar on Green Finance organized by the Green Building Council Italia. Keynote speakers included the President of the European Parliament David Sassoli and the economist Carlo Cottarelli
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Marco Mari is the new GBC Italia president

Ongreening chief advisory board, Marco Mari, is the newly elected president of the Italian Green Building Council. Marco, a new hope for the green building, uncovers his plans and vision for the 2020-2023 mandate.
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Share your story

The mission of Ongreening is to accelerate the dissemination of green building best practices across the whole sector
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The Green Building community meets in Berlin

A forum for celebrating the green building momentum is a about to open its doors in Berlin. Greenbuild Europe, April 16-18, 2018.
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