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Sustainable architecture relies on renewable energy and uses energy and other resources efficiently. Some architects are learning to use completely recycled materials or build garden space into buildings, all of which help mitigate emissions.

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Green Roofs for Healthy Cities

Green Roofs for Healthy Cities (GRHC) develops and protects the market by increasing the awareness of the economic, social and environmental benefits of green roofs, green walls, and other forms of living architecture through education,…

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You can simply hike to the summit on the marked trail for the best view in Copenhagen

Denmark Took a Mountain of Trash and Made a Ski Hill

By Tom Vanderbilt Photo by Rasmus Hjortshøj 02/13/2020
On a cold, windy December day in Denmark, Amager Bakke might look, at least through severely fogged goggles, like any other ski slope. Near the top, helmeted skiers slalom down steep black-diamond runs, while at…