Building in Bloom http://wesa.fm en New Book Documents Construction of Phipps 'Living Building' http://wesa.fm/post/new-book-documents-construction-phipps-living-building <p>Phipps Conservatory is celebrating the release of a book that details the construction of its new Center for Sustainable Landscapes, a $23.5 million facility that produces all of its own water and energy.</p><p>Called "Building in Bloom," the book by Mary Adam Thomas is the first of a series commissioned by the Living Future Institute, an Oregon company that administers the ultra-green Living Building Challenge certification program for structures.</p> Tue, 07 May 2013 20:35:23 +0000 Noah Brode 9127 at http://wesa.fm New Book Documents Construction of Phipps 'Living Building'