1. The Living Building Challenge | David Henderson-Hean & Todd Brooks


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    THE LIVING BUILDING CHALLENGE is a Semifinalist in the $200,000 GE FOCUS FORWARD Filmmaker Competition. View more Semifinalist films at https://vimeo.com/groups/focusforwardfilms/albums/6362. The…

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    • Skip Backus: Becoming a Steward of the Land


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      The Omega Center for Sustainable Living (OCSL). The OCSL is an environmental education center and natural water reclamation facility built to meet the highest standards currently available in sustainable…

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      • Skip Backus: OCSL Introduction


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        At the Omega Center for Sustainable Living, you can observe the Eco Machine™ treating waste water without chemicals and get a close-up look at the solar and geothermal systems that provide energy,…

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        • Omega's History: A Pioneer in Holistic Studies and the Personal Growth Retreat


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          Founded in 1977 by Stephan Rechtschaffen, M.D., and Elizabeth Lesser, Omega Institute for Holistic Studies was inspired by scholar and Eastern meditation teacher, Pir Vilayat Inayat Khan. Together,…

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          • Skip Backus: OCSL Presentation at the Living Green Symposium


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            Omega Instutite's CEO, Skip Backus discusses how Omega decided to handle the problem of water management while reducing our carbon footprint on campus by created the LEED-certified Omega Center for…

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            • Omega Institute Presenting Award to Groundwork Hudson Valley


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              The Omega Institute's Robert "Skip" Backus presented the 2014 Leadership Award for Sustainable Education to Groundwork Hudson Valley. Accepting the award were four high school students that make up…

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