The True Cost of Embodied Carbon

February 17, 2022

In 2021, Hickok Cole, Redbrick LMD, Arup, and DPR Construction were awarded a Building Innovation Grant from the Department of Energy and Environment to study…

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Mass Timber’s Moment: What’s Next for CLT?

April 12, 2021

Just last month, over 1,300 tons of mass timber arrived on site at 80 M Street in Washington, DC’s Capitol Riverfront district. Having completed its…

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The Future of Multi-Family: Design Implications for Healthier Living Post COVID-19

May 12, 2020

Well before the 2020 global pandemic, people were averaging 90% of their lives indoors. Now with mandatory shelter in place orders, social distancing, and encouraged…

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Re-framing the Carbon Conversation

April 9, 2020

As the building and construction sector improve operational carbon efficiency to address global GHG emissions, embodied carbon will make up an increasingly significant share of a building’s total life…

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Inside Facades+ DC: The Projects, Trends, and Voices

February 10, 2020

Architecture in Washington, DC is easily overlooked, often distilled to a vision of concrete and conservatism or disregarded as unimaginative. But architects in the city…

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30-acre project with rowhomes, apartments, planned for waterfront

July 8, 2019

CURBED PHILADELPHIA–Nearly 1,100 new homes, including apartments and rowhouses, are coming to a currently vacant 30-acre site on the Delaware River. The project, which just…

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Spy Museum will go beyond espionage at its new home in L’Enfant

April 1, 2019

WASHINGTON BUSINESS JOURNAL–The name isn’t changing, but when International Spy Museum opens in its shiny new home in May, it’s going to be about a lot…

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The work of reducing carbon emissions from buildings has begun.

March 22, 2019

VOX–The Green New Deal aims to get buildings off fossil fuels. These 6 places have already started. The nation’s capitol has taken some incredibly ambitious…

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DMV Net Zero Coalition

March 4, 2019

On the morning of Tuesday February 12th, 2019 Hickok Cole helped facilitate the inaugural session of the DMV Net Zero Coalition. Presented by DCRA’s Green…

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DC’s mayor signed an ambitious clean energy law at American Geophysical Union headquarters

January 22, 2019

GREATER GREATER WASHINGTON–DC Mayor Muriel Bowser signed the most ambitious clean energy law in the nation on Friday. It requires all of DC’s electricity to…

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