Eric Sanderson of the Mannahatta Project discusses his 10-year attempt to recreate pre-urban Manhattan—and what he's learned about modern sustainability in the process.
A former Obama campaigner helps neighbors find talented green workers to make their homes climate-friendly.
The Bamboo Bike Studio in Brooklyn, New York, teaches students to build their own bamboo bicycles in one weekend. Workshop proceeds help finance bamboo bike factories in Ghana, Kenya, and Ecuador.
May is national bike month. To celebrate, YES! staff members joined one of the biggest bike commuter events on the West Coast: the 2009 Group Health Commute Challenge. Here Team "YES! We Cycle" reports back from their green commute.
With the housing crisis nationwide driving struggling families from their homes, Boston’s creative Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative shows how communities can hold their ground.
Seattle has become a leader in LEED certified buildings. The City Council played an important part in this achievement.
An agenda that puts people first: Housing