Author: Johanna Brickman

Johanna Brickman is the director of collaborative innovation at Oregon BEST in Portland.

Articles by Johanna Brickman

  • Renewable Neighborhoods
    Published on January 01, 2010 in Sustainability
    As the concept of sustainable design spreads, and tools like the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design rating system expand in acceptance and application, a movement is taking shape that is driving sustainable design toward a more holistic and systemic approach: ecodistricts—neighborhoods that generate all their energy from on-site renewables.