A five-story mixed-use structure in Roxbury represents a new kind of net-zero-energy building, made from wood.
March 4, 2020 • ~9 min
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Substituting lumber for materials such as cement and steel could cut building emissions and costs.
Dec. 11, 2019 • ~4 min
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New understanding of concrete’s properties could increase lifetime of the building material, decrease emissions.
July 21, 2016 • ~15 min
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John Fernandez and his colleagues explore urban resource consumption to help guide the development of rapidly growing African cities.
Oct. 26, 2015 • ~9 min
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Leon Glicksman develops energy efficiency technologies and strategies for old and new buildings all over the world.
Oct. 5, 2015 • ~8 min
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A how-it’s-made seminar series shines light on MIT.nano, an historic campus construction project.
Aug. 26, 2015 • ~7 min
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