What does Passivhaus mean? It's an ecological approach to building made up of five guiding design principles that advocate rigorous levels of energy efficiency

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The Stirling-shortlisted project is carefully crafted and almost entirely compostable. Could this transform circular building materials?

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As we teeter on the brink of climate catastrophe, we speak to the curator of a new exhibition exploring creative responses to the crisis

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Designer Marlène Huissoud’s work for London Design Festival's Legacy project is concerned with longevity – not just of her creation but of an entire species

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All 17 Stirling Prize winners signed a declaration promising action on the 'climate and biodiversity emergency'

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Monday, 13 May 2013 10:23

Edgeland House by Bercy Chen Studio

Bercy Chen Studio has designed a home on a brownfield site in Texas that draws in Native American architecture and ecological concerns.

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Monday, 16 August 2010 14:43

Autarky by Formafantasma

Autarky is a series of vessels and lampshades made using the simplest of materials and techniques. It’s the latest project from Formafantasma, a studio of two Italian designers based in Eindhoven.

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