Our time at 450 Geary Street has come to an end. Over the next few days Steve Rajninger, Melissa Garcia and Jonas Weber will be moving the office of Locus Architecture San Francisco to Clementina Street, in San Francisco, where we will share our new office space with Herman & Coliver: Architecture.
You will have to check out Citizenre REnU’s website to investigate the details, but their offer is to install a solar electric panel system on your house for only a $500 deposit. You would then, in essence, be buying from Citizenre the power contributed from the system locked into today’s energy prices for up to the next 25 years. The sales pitch is impressive. Are these self-acclaimed ‘ecopreneurs’ the utilities first competitors?
THE end is in sight for the traditional lightbulb after EU leaders yesterday called for a mass switch-off and a push to equip homes and offices with energy efficient alternatives within two years.
Did you know that The Twin Cities was chosen as one of four pilot communities to receive federal money to increase bicycling and walking? Learn more about The Non-Motorized Transportation Pilot Program (NTP) and its local administrator Transit for Livable Communities (TLC). Look at Maps of upcoming improvements to Minneapolis’ biking infrastructure. Take the Bicycling Survey for your input and support of the program. Explore other aspects of the program such as the Guaranteed Ride Home.