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Last chance to book for AJ Specification Live green products special

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Architects from Arup Associates, Architype, Jerry Tate Architects, Barr Gazetas and BBM Sustainable Design will give their tips on green specification at the next AJ Specification Live

External wall insulation

External insulation causing ‘irreversible’ damage to housing stock, experts warn

By Jim Dunton

Architects and conservationists have warned of the risk of ‘largely irreversible’ visual damage to Victorian and Edwardian homes from the government’s huge programme of external insulation

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Moving Kiruna

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Hattie Hartman looks at White Arkitekter/Ghilardi + Hellsten’s plan to relocate Sweden’s northernmost town two kilometres eastwards

Shelter and PRP\'s shortlisted proposal

Wolfson Prize: 40 Garden Cities needed to solve housing crisis

By Tim Clark

Plans by the three of the five finalists vying for this year’s Wolfson Economics Prize propose building up to 40 new garden cities to solve the housing crisis

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Planning victory in Isle of Man for Foster Lomas

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Foster Lomas has won planning permission to overhaul a hilltop home in the Isle of Man set within a new, privately managed nature reserve

Video: Building Jeffry's House Video

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See a time-lapse video of the construction of the competition-winning thatched folly at the Ards Forest Park in Donegal, Ireland

Jeffry’s House

Architect and artist duo reveals thatched folly

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[FIRST LOOK + PLANS + PROJECT DATA] A competition-winning thatched folly has been installed at the Ards Forest Park in Donegal, Ireland

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Atkins joins design team for Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon

By Jim Dunton

Atkins Global has been appointed to provide design and engineering support for the Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon

Sainsbury\'s Greenwich by Chetwoods Architects

Stirling-shortlisted supermarket listing bid rejected

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A bid to list the Greenwich Sainsbury’s eco-store, which was launched by Paul Hinkin who died earlier this week, has failed

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Obituary: Paul Hinkin (1965 - 2014) Video

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Eco-architect and founder of Black Architecture Paul Hinkin has died, aged 49

Work to start on Baca's £7m ‘scientific’ Passivhaus rural home Video

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London-based Baca Architects is set to start on with its proposed an ‘Arts and Technology’ Passivhaus outside Nottingham

Sarah Gaventa

Sarah Gaventa: ‘Long-term thinking is back’

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Ex-CABE space director Sarah Gaventa on her new role as design director and Remarkable Cities curator at place-making consultancy Beyond Green

Pittwater House, Australia by Andrew Burges Architects

Revealed: shortlist for WAF Wood Excellence Award

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The World Architecture Festival (WAF) has announced the projects vying for its inaugural Wood Excellence Prize

10 Design

10 Design reveals next phase in Dubai apartment scheme

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10 Design has revealed plans for the third phase of a sustainable mixed-use scheme in Dubai

Damien Hirst eco-town

Damien Hirst eco-town gets the green light

By Rob Sharp

A Devon local authority has paved the way for a major ‘eco-estate’ backed by the artist Damien Hirst by passing a pivotal planning decision in favour of the proposals

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