A  web·guide to sustainable development, conservation & the glocal environment



General information

Hanoi Principles

     · Full title: “Hanoi Principles for Voluntary Codes of Business Ethics in the Construction and

       Engineering Sector”

Sarah Susanka's "Not so big..."

Institutions ~ General

Blue House Energy

Building Performance Institute (BPI)

Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (C-Pace) [Connecticut, USA]

Design Futures Council

Environmental Information Association (EIA)

Green Home Institute

Healthy Materials Lab

Infrastructure and Nature Coalition


Living Future Institute

     Living Building Challenge

Renewable Thermal Collective (RTC)

     · “...the global coalition for companies, institutions, and governments committed to scaling up renewable

        heating and cooling at their facilities, dramatically cutting carbon emissions...founded in 2017...facilitated

        by the Center for Climate and Energy SolutionsDavid Gardiner and Associates, and World Wildlife Fund.”

Sustainable Performance Institute

Institutions ~ International organizations


     Global Infrastructure Hub (GI Hub)

     Global Infrastructure Outlook

Institutions ~ Builtding standards

Earth Advantage

     Passive House Institute US (PHIUS)

US Green Building Council

    Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)

Institutions ~ Professional associations

American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)

Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA)

     ACCA Government relations site

          Energy efficiency

          Climate change

Institutions ~ Private sector

A9 Green [Massachusetts]



Climate Prosperity Enterprise Solutions, LLC (CPES)

     Eco-Friendly House Plans, Floor Plans & Designs

     Energy efficiency

Geoclima: Smart HVAC Solutions

LeadingGreen Training & Consulting Inc.

Renew Financial

    · "provides 100% financing for home improvements that save energy or water. We’ll help you afford to replace your furnace, go

          solar, replace your roof, get a tankless water heater, and more, with no upfront cost."

thermohaus [UK]

Ice rinks (the anthropocryosphere)

Union Arena [Woodstock, Vermont, USA]

Infrastructure (including buildings & the “built environment”)

Contents of this page:

     · General information

       · Institutions

              ~ General

              ~ International organizations

              ~ Building standards

              ~ Professional associations

              ~ Private sector

           · Ice rinks