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September 2012

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Published on September 28, 2012 Written by Jennifer Easton Posted in Industry

Our weekly collection of green building clips. Share your good reads of the week in the comments below.

  • Green apples in Jordan: With Green Apple Day of Service just one day away, the green building and schools community have been...

Published on September 28, 2012 Written by Jennifer Easton Posted in Industry

Think fast: Do you need a permit to implement greywater irrigation? How about filters? What is greywater, anyway?

Get the facts at Greenbuild this November, during the “Drink, Wash, Water – Policy,...

Published on September 26, 2012 Written by Ashley Katz Posted in Media

"Commercial Building Modernization Act” Endorsed by Diverse Coalition of Real Estate Industry, Energy and Environmental Advocates

(Washington, DC) – Legislation recently introduced by Senator Olympia Snowe (R-ME) — joined by Senators Jeff Bingaman (D-NM), Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), and Benjamin Cardin (D-MD) as co-sponsors —...

Published on September 26, 2012 Written by Melissa Baker Posted in LEED

If you were asked to visualize your ideal place for healing from illness or injury, what comes to mind? A peaceful, bright space with lots of daylight? Beautiful views of nature or access to the outdoors? Plenty of roomfor visiting family and friends? A comfortable setting where you aren’t too hot or too cold?

Today’s state-of-the-art...

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