Green design

green design

[¦grēn di′zīn]
(industrial engineering)

Green design

A design, usually architectural, conforming to environmentally sound principles of building; site selection and design; building design; selection of appropriate materials; improved indoor environmental quality; and reduced materials, water, and energy use.
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com") was awarded the World Green Design Organisation's Golden Prize for 2015.
THE World Green Design Forum 2013 has awarded Cardiff-based Ecodesign Centre (EDC) with the World Green Design Contribution Award.
The new website design demonstrates their commitment to charity, and to being a green design company.
It is a community-oriented firm that incorporates value engineering into its design and operations with a special concentration on implementing sustainable green design to meet "Green and Clean" requirements under LEED certification.
Lutron was awarded the Green Design Medal from the New York School of Interior Design.
We don't need to go out there and fight with all the big destructive "red industries" such as the petroleum industry, to save our precious planet, but rather we can do it quietly yet effectively with green design and construction of our home.
One of our seminars is called "Don't Let Green Design Cause Red Ink.
HOK is honored to have been named the number one green design firm by ENR," said Kenneth Drucker, Director of Design for HOK New York's office.
A lot of people think of green design as things that aren't quite as beautiful as their nongreen competitors, but in this case these repurposed woods are even more gorgeous.
But the old ways of doing things tend to slow down what would otherwise be a full-fledged green design revolution.
Knowledgeably compiled and deftly edited by Buzz Poole, Green Design by is an amazing and enthusiastically recommended showcase of eco-friendly products ranging from vinyl records recycled into bowls ideal for dry good storage, to stylish bags crafted from discarded boat sails, to traditional chabah sandals handmade by locals at a fair wage, and so much more.
Recycled art and green games, toys, fabrics, energy and more are revealed in a range of images and ideas gracing GREEN DESIGN, a survey which crosses categories and could be recommended not just for those involved in the arts, but for consumers and energy-conscious homeowners as well.