On March 10, Hero MotoCorp will inaugurate and celebrate the grand opening of their latest factory for Hero MotoCorp — a major research and design facility in Jaipur, called the Hero Global Center for Innovation and Technology (HGCIT). William McDonough will be on hand at the ceremony, which is expected to be attended by a host of Indian dignitaries as well as the corporation’s leaders. This is the latest facility demonstrating a new kind of manufacturing facility and associated offices, designed for continuous improvement over time and for leading energy, water, and material advances, according to the Cradle to Cradle® Design Framework, as applied by William McDonough + Partners.
Call for Entries Announced for the Inaugural “BOLD Awards” Awards program to launch at Greenbuild 2015 recognizes Building Optimizers, Leaders and Disruptors who are blazing the trail in green buildings Today, a consortium of innovative companies in the built environment – Aquicore, Building Robotics, Enlighted and View Glass – announced a call for entries for […]
Adam Rome, a professor of history and English and the Unidel Helen Gouldner Chair for the Environment at the University of Delaware in Newark, recently published on article on Nature.com, highlighting five books that first made sustainability a public issue in the 1960s and 1970s. He explains the books of this decade demonstrate that building a […]