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How cool is that? New white paint ‘more powerful’ than air conditioning Scientists have developed a paint that reflects 98 per cent of sunlight. Its energy-saving credentials could help tackle the climate crisis Energy Environment Innovation Science Sustainable Development
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The micro homes designed to tackle the UK housing crisis The properties are being proposed for brownfield land in Bristol, but could help other UK cities address the lack of affordable housing Innovation Lifestyle Society Sustainable Development
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Timber’s time: wood is making a comeback in construction, bringing many benefits It’s versatile, light, carbon-capturing and may even make us feel better when we’re surrounded by it. Is timber the future of construction? Environment Innovation Sustainable Development Wellbeing
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Beyond retro: the Manchester townhouse that’s packed with eco-innovations A couple have implemented hundreds of eco-innovations in their Victorian house in Manchester, making it one of Europe’s most efficient build... Environment UK
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Algae – the future of construction? The unorthodox building material can absorb carbon dioxide and help insulate the structure underneath Environment Innovation
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Bamboo housing wins prestigious architecture award Cheap and fast to build, could this project form a blueprint for housing in Manila, one of the world's most crowded cities? Environment Society World
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