Tag Archives: Eco City 2008

Think maybe over but thinking goes on

It was disappointing to read Phils blog post yesterday that the Think sustainability conference and exhibition is to be discontinued by CMP, but the reasons given do make sense. Having visited both Think 07 and Think 08, I would say … Continue reading

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ecological cities

Now the Eco City World Summit 2008 has concluded there is a rich source of live blog reports, reviews and videos over at the Eco City blog.   Go view and mine the collective source of global views on the future … Continue reading

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Eco City 2008 videos

Videos from Eco City 2008 day one presentations are now up on the Eco City Blog.  As expected the key note speech from Lerner is well worth the view.  I will try to upload to here.

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Live blogging at Eco City

Eco city world summit is underway in San Fransisco with Live Blogs. It will be of interest to witness how the concept of live blogging can capture the essence of conferences. I await the opening speech from Jaime Lerner with … Continue reading

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Gary Braash

Following links from the Eco City 2008 site I have been browsing through the stunning environmental pictures of Gary Braash.  From his website: Gary Braasch photographs environmental issues and conservation, nature, biodiversity, ecosystems, field science, and climate change in stock … Continue reading

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are green buildings usable?

It seems we are becoming awash with green buildings, eco homes and eco towns. There are some great sites out there with green architecture eye candy (check out Mad Architecture for example). We have some major and significant conferences and … Continue reading

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Worlds greenest city and eco home?

Is the German city of Freiburg, the  worlds greenest Eco City? Is the Passiv Haus the most effective and efficient Eco-Home? If so why are we not learning for eco-homes and eco-towns in the UK ? Also, more on Eco … Continue reading

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