Earthship News

Long Way Home Documentary Airing on PBS!

The Long Way Home documentary, “Green Building – A Long Way from Home” will be airing on PBS stations across the United States! The Visionaries public television series have produced a short…

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Relationship Marketing Strategies for Small Businesses

While technology in the digital marketing space allows for scaling (maybe to unprecedented heights), it also makes us prone to forget that we’re dealing with people instead of just numbers on a…

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WOM: Water Organizing Module

Distribute the fresh, potable drinking water through the building at code required pressure. Water from the city, cistern, your well, etc. can all be hooked up to the WOM. Automated systems can…

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Efficient homes come from Town Planning & Regulations

Our homes may be a source of safety, comfort and stability — but they also represent a considerable slice of our country’s carbon emissions (over 20 percent, according to the latest estimate from the…

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How to Make Your Town more Sustainable

1: START A TRANSITION GROUP “There’s a really good guide that we created called ‘The Essential Guide to Doing Transition’. It’s free and is a simple starter kit where we’ve tried to distill…

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Financing Sustainable Projects

Bank of America’s Ela Eskinazi on financing sustainability projects Ela Eskinazi is the head of business development in the United States for ESG & Environmental Finance at Bank of America. For…

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Alternative Building and Construction at UNM-Taos

UNM-Taos offers Course Credit for new Alternative Building & Construction Class. Including earthship technology, on-site and in-class. June 3 – July 26, 2019. Summer 2019: June 3 – July 26…

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Earthship permission granted in Luxembourg

Authorities have greenlighted construction of Luxembourg’s first ever Earthship or “ÄerdschĂ«ff”, planned for Redange/Attert. The project is being led by community and sustainability group Cell and…

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Passive house challenge – The Ice Box Challenge

The Passive House Standard for low-energy buildings is being put through its paces in Melbourne’s Queen Victoria Market. The Ice Box Challenge involves putting two identical 720-kilogram blocks of…

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Affordable and Efficient Housing

What is Affordable Housing? Conventional Guidelines advise 1/3 of income budgeted for housing. This can be looked at as an affordable amount to spend on housing. Affordable means something different…

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