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Green Building Gets a Boost from Surging Energy Costs
Green building is set to receive a boost from ongoing gains in power costs as advocates of sustainable...
Slashing Desalination Energy Requirements
A key Pentagon weapons supplier has developed a new filtration material for the desalination of sea water which...
Father of LEED Criticizes Use of “Green” Label
Rob Watson, the creator of LEED, is looking forward to the day when the term “green” is no...
Green Cleaning Practices for Green Buildings
Green cleaning is an extremely important yet often forgotten aspect of green building.
Dubai Makes Green Building Mandatory
The Gulf city-state of Dubai is striving to advance green building practices within its construction industry with the...
US Green Building Council Unveils Powerful New Assessment Tools
The US Green Building Council has responded to the increasing prominence and popularity of green building amongst investors...
Demand for Green Building Materials Set to Rise 11 Per Cent a Year
The increasing popularity of green building is expected to push growth in demand for related building materials by...
Australia’s Building Leaders Collaborate for Sustainability’s Sake
A panel discussion between building leaders took place at Sydney’s Green Cities and highlighted sustainable building ideals.
Getting Back to Nature in the Built Environment
Biophilia literally means “love of life,” and biophilic design principles incorporate the elements essential for life, offering a...
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