FirstEnergy Solutions, an Ohio-based utility company, said it will close its last four coal power plants by 2022. The president of the company said coal and nuclear power plants are losing out to cheaper sources such as natural gas and renewables.
Designing Waste: Strategies for a Zero Waste City is an exhibition exploring "how we manage waste in our buildings and neighborhoods, and how design can help reduce the amount of waste that goes to landfill."
The article highlighted also highlighted the Closed Loop Wallboard initiative being piloted at Google with BPE's partnership.
A just-published join white paper by Google and the Ellen MacArthur foundation about safe chemistry and healthy materials references Google's glass in concrete work with BPE.
Amanda Kaminsky, Founder and Principal of BPE will be presenting how BPE is taking incremental steps to evolve systemic health of major building and infrastructure materials at NYC DDC Talks.