- SHFT honchos Adrian Grenier and Peter Glatzer spoke to Huff Post about Prop 23. "It's about our future, period," said Peter. "Are oil companies defending their hold on our addiction? Of course they are. They'll do whatever they can to prevent clean tech from growing. That's what Prop 23 is all about." California, stand up! Vote NO on Prop 23.
- For whatever reason, insects are lethally attracted to wind turbines. And where insects go, birds and bats follow. How can we pursue clean power without killing critters? According to a new study, paint the turbines purple! (via Grist)
- On Lindisfarne, a tidal island off the north-east coast of England, repurposed architecture is nothing new. Residents of the island have repurposed retired ships for decades, turning them upside-down to create picturesque sheds.
- In a Big Think interview, architecture Critic Paul Goldberger of The New Yorker said that principles of sustainability have become so central to making buildings that all architecture is becoming green. Good to know.