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There's a long way to go to get sustainable design integrated in architects' training

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The loci of student activity which suggest promising ways forward, writes Hattie Hartman

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The best green design marries passive principles with spatial quality and aesthetics

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Hattie Hartman reports from the AJ’s Green Sky Thinking seminar at the LSE

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'Tivoli it ain't': new public realm at the Olympic Park struggles to convince

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Overall, James Corner Field Operations’ Olympic scheme lacks cohesion, says Hattie Hartman

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Using more renewable energy won't lead to a drop in living standards

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Listen to the experts, says Rory Olcayto. We don’t have to sacrifice living standards to mitigate climate change

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Not a single section of the Farrell Review comprehensively addresses sustainability

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Farrell Review fails to give sustainability top billing, yet a close read reveals valuable guidance, says Hattie Hartman

The critical role of trees in cities is too often forgotten

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Hattie Hartman looks back at an uplifting week for urban trees and a new way of experiencing architecture

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Why Gillespie Yunnie’s staircase won the AJ Small Projects Sustainability Award

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Sustainability cannot be the sole driver for a design and must be balanced with other considerations, says Hattie Hartman

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Join the AJ for breakfast at O'Donnell + Tuomey's student centre at the LSE

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Green Sky Thinking is Open-City’s annual showcase of London’s most innovative sustainability initiatives, writes Hattie Hartman

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What became of the Aquatics Centre’s temporary wings?

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What is clear from these efforts to reuse and recycle is that new ways of working do not penetrate industry overnight, says Hattie Hartman

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We need a joined-up solution to flooding

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Natural systems might show us the answer, says Laura Mark

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