A Canadian-born builder, entrepreneur, and self-taught designer, Thomson heads the Center of Regenerative Design
& Collaboration, or CRDC, which he founded in 2010 as a volunteer-based beach clean-up program.
The Permaculture city: Regenerative design
for urban, suburban, and town resilience
GOALS SHIFT TO Rather than earlier framings of "do no harm," REGENERATIVE DESIGN
more explicit emphasis has been placed on regenerative design
This new regenerative design
replaces GIS previous technology for driving StarFire SG1024 printheads.
Much of today's discussion of regenerative design
owes a debt to the work of the late John T.
Another example of a broader definition of sustainability is the concept of regenerative design
; that is, designing a built environment that is not only compatible with, but also helps to restore the indigenous natural environment.
Ned Conwell is up to his elbows in the stuff, both as a farmer and as a teacher: He uses as much as he can make at Blue House Farm, a produce and flower farm he co-owns in Pescadero, California, and he also teaches composting at the Regenerative Design
Institute, located up the coast in Bolinas.
For this new edition he has added more foundational material regarding the rationales for green building, including ethics, as well as material on the next generation of ratings tools, the integrated design process, the principles of regenerative design
, and a number of case studies of recent buildings based on principles of green building.
And with new research leading to technology breakthroughs, it's an appropriate time to strive for buildings that incorporate regenerative design
Elliott, an assistant professor of design and environmental analysis, who was brought here three years ago to pioneer a program in what's variously termed sustainable, ecological, green, or regenerative design
, knows it's about time.
The concept of regenerative design
(Siebenaller: "Sustaining Lifelong Connections") refers to: