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Becky Big Canoe built her own sustainable house out of straw and now, through her non-profit Environatives Training Initiatives, she is teaching other women how to do the same.
Sustainable housing doesn't go far enough. It's time for net zero housing: where more carbon is sequestered than released in a finished building.
A University of Waterloo study uses a citizen photography exercise to investigate urban change and its impacts in Downtown Kitchener.
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The Queen’s Solar Design Team at Queen’s University tackles a new challenge: building an autonomous home capable of surviving the Canadian winter.
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