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Investing in Nature Can Help China Solve Water Pollution Challenges

April 18, 2016 - in Analysis, Corporate, Renewal/Retrofit, Water

Beijing—The Nature Conservancy (TNC) released the China Urban Water Blueprint showing nature can be key to improving water quality for more than 150 million people. The report analyzes the state of water sources tapped by China’s 30 largest and fastest…

Drawing Inspiration From Nature, Student Designs a New Type of Wind Turbine

Since childhood, Michael Carruth, a junior in the environmental design program at CU-Boulder, has been fascinated with nature. Long hours spent playing…

E-on Software Extends LumenRT Product Family with LumenRT Architect and LumenRT VIZ

March 11, 2015 - in Buildings, Modeling, Products

Beaverton, Ore., March 10, 2015—E-on software is pleased to announce the addition of two new products to the LumenRT Product Family - LumenRT Architect…

Mapping the Cities to be Hit First by Climate Change

October 10, 2013 - in Analysis

Climate scientists sometimes talk about something called "climate departure" as a way of measuring when climate change has really changed things. It's the moment when average temperatures, either in a specific location or worldwide, become so impacted by climate…

Working with Nature Can Protect us from Floods

July 3, 2013 - in Emergency, Planning

The devastating floods in Alberta hit Canadians hard. We’ve all been moved by extraordinary stories of first responders and neighbours stepping in to help and give selflessly at a time of great need. As people begin to pick up their lives, and talk turns…

E-on Software Ships Vue 11.5

May 1, 2013 - in Corporate, Modeling, Projects

e-on software, maker of the leading solutions for Digital Nature, announced today the immediate availability of Vue 11.5 xStream and Infinite, the latest production-driven version of its professional solutions for the creation, animation and rendering of natural…

Energy Utility RWE and the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Join Forces

January 25, 2013 - in Energy

Today, Germany’s number one power producer RWE and IUCN signed a three-year agreement on biodiversity management at the World Economic Forum in Davos. The aim is to further integrate protection of biological diversity into the corporate business decisions…

New Indeterminate Hikes App Encourages Urban Nature Connections

January 25, 2013 - in Projects

There's no debating that smartphones have sped up communication. But two professors at the University of Rochester are looking to do the opposite by using mobile technology to slow people down. Their new "Indeterminate Hikes" (IH+) app encourages participants…

In Copenhagen, A Neighborhood Keeps Pace With Climate Change

September 3, 2012 - in Planning

Rising sea levels aren’t the only threats posed by climate change. ArchDaily reports that the Copenhagen-based architecture firm Tredje Natur recently presented plans to develop Saint Kjeld’s Quarter into Copenhagen’s greenest (and most resilient)…