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Green Technology Education Center

Monday, February 28th, 2011:

One of the most progressive high school vocational programs that I’ve heard of is on the campus of Taos High School in Taos, New Mexico. Students get a solid background in general building skills (general carpentry, blueprint reading, AutoCAD, green business), but they also get more advanced and more specialized training in green building, solar, […]  Read more from > Green Technology Education Center

East Coast Earthbag Workshops

Saturday, January 22nd, 2011:

This is very good news for those who live on the east coast. Patti Stouter, now one of the knowledgeable leaders in earthbag, is offering $50 one day courses in New York. She’s been an enormous help on projects in Haiti and on my book, and has my full support. The text below is from […]  Read more from > East Coast Earthbag Workshops

Earthbag Workshop News

Wednesday, October 13th, 2010:

Here’s a quick update on our latest workshop with participants from the Philippines who are planning an eco-resort. It was a great workshop and a great group. We built two demonstration structures: a square corner and a partial dome. In addition to practicing each step of construction, this schedule gave us ample time for whiteboard […]  Read more from > Earthbag Workshop News