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October 2013

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Published on October 28, 2013 Written by Tommy Linstroth Posted in Industry
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There has been a lot of talk recently on both the national and local levels about the value, applicability, and overall effectiveness of third-party green rating systems. To frame our understanding, we can start by looking at the impact that third-party rating systems, like LEED, are having in the transformation of the housing development...

Published on October 28, 2013 Written by Anonymous Posted in Industry

This article was originally posted on the Delaware Valley Green Building Council blog. Read the article.

Four innovative green schools tours will be offered in Philadelphia from Nov....

Published on October 25, 2013 Written by Jacob Kriss Posted in Industry
The skyline of Portland, Ore., home to 202 LEED-certified projects.

Here’s our weekly collection of green building clips:

Clash of the green giants, Portland Tribune. This feature takes an in-depth look at why LEED is the world’s premier system for guiding the design, construction and operation of...

Published on October 25, 2013 Written by Anonymous Posted in Industry

Over the next 25 years, Philadelphia will invest $2 billion in green stormwater infrastructure, creating a more sustainable, healthier and livable city. The Greenbuild 2013 session “...

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