#Construction

  • Article: This UC Berkeley Student's Life Changed After She Went to Puerto Rico to Rebuild Houses
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    This UC Berkeley Student's Life Changed After She Went to Puerto Rico to Rebuild Houses

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Dana Brandes-Simon|Nov. 26, 2018

    Hasti Ahmadi went on a service trip to Puerto Rico — and stayed longer to have a greater impact. Read more

  • Article: Hawaii's Newest Shopping Mall Is Made Entirely From Recycled Shipping Containers
    Finance & Innovation

    Hawaii's Newest Shopping Mall Is Made Entirely From Recycled Shipping Containers

    By Joe McCarthy|June 1, 2018

    It's an exercise in sustainability. Read more

  • Article: California Will Require All New Homes to Have Solar Panels
    Environment

    California Will Require All New Homes to Have Solar Panels

    By Joe McCarthy|May 10, 2018

    The new bill is critical to the state’s broader environmental efforts. Read more

  • Article: India's New Roads Are Made With Recycled Plastic
    Finance & Innovation

    India's New Roads Are Made With Recycled Plastic

    By Phineas Rueckert|July 19, 2017

    Plastic roads are more durable than asphalt ones, cheaper to build, and better for the environment. Read more

  • Article: Slavery Is Thriving on London's Building Sites and in Restaurants, Says Police Chief
    Citizenship

    Slavery Is Thriving on London's Building Sites and in Restaurants, Says Police Chief

    July 10, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    London is a hotspot of modern slavery. Read more