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Dec 03, 2014

Net-Zero and Beyond

The challenge of achieving a net zero, carbon neutral future is significant but not insurmountable. With the technology already at our fingertips, we need to look at this as a chance to rewrite the forgotten instruction manual that comes with this planet. Read More +

Apr 10, 2014

Green Guaranteed: 13 Projects Certified in 2013

Our design professionals are constantly pushing to design the most sustainable buildings, spaces, neighborhoods, and systems. In 2013, several dozen projects were certified though the USGBC, Green Globes, and other third-party organizations. We're proud to share this sampling of 13, plus a sneak peek at some of the certifications that have already happened in 2014. Read More +

Dec 18, 2013

2013 Was a Conversation on Sustainability

Thought leaders at Perkins+Will have been thinking about sustainability long before the term was coined. Read about resilience, transparency, the triple bottom line, and more by checking out the top five sustainability-themed posts of the year. Read More +

Jun 06, 2013

Harnessing the Energy of Design Collaboration

Leaving the design studio can often prove to be the best way to learn. Working as a team for the Solar Decathlon triggers innovative and sustainable ideas for one designer: collaboration as catalyst for innovation. Read More +

Apr 29, 2013

Perkins+Will Celebrates Earth Day

At Perkins+Will, we tend to “make every day Earth Day." That said, we spent some extra time this past week reflecting on how we could further improve our impact on the planet. Take a look at how our offices across the world celebrated the environment this Earth Day. Read More +

Jan 24, 2013

2013 is a Growing, Global Conversation

As we settle into 2013, let’s take a moment to reflect on this past year and imagine the possibilities for the year ahead. What societal trends do you see coming? What predictions do you have? Please join our global dialogue and tell us what #2013is to you. Read More +

Dec 04, 2012

Lighting the Living Lab

After receiving an internal grant through the Perkins+Will Innovation Incubator, the DC office set out on a mission to improve their own lighting system and learn more about lighting strategies overall. Read More +