environmentfriendly real estate: Green Building: Suitable Materials For Use At Home - 04/14/08 05:57 AM
Many of us are not used to the idea of seeing large buildings or 4 to 6-bedroom homes, as vast, energy-hungry structures. However, they are, and in the US today, these buildings account for around 65% of total electricity consumption, 36% of total energy use as well as 30% of greenhouse-gas emissions. Many view that making these structures more energy-efficient should create a significant impact on energy policy, greenhouse gas emissions, and sustainable development. Among the major goals of green building movement are changing the way buildings, and homes as well, are designed, built,operated and maintained. Utilizing Engineered Wood Products For … (2 comments)

environmentfriendly real estate: The Rise In Green Building Trends Today - 04/10/08 04:00 AM
The green building trend that has taken hold across the US in the past few years, and is surprisingly evolving toward a whole new level. Whereas before when there were only a few green real estate developments, today this trend in sustainable development has expanded to whole communities and neighborhoods as well. The west coast city of Portland has been well known as an urban-design innovator, particularly for its transit-oriented developments, and is noted to be among the pioneers of green building and design. Single-Family Home Builders Are Now Joining The Trend The basic tenets behind green building- energy and water-efficient … (0 comments)

environmentfriendly real estate: The Rise In Green Building Trends Today - 04/10/08 03:58 AM
The green building trend that has taken hold across the US in the past few years, and is surprisingly evolving toward a whole new level. Whereas before when there were only a few green real estate developments, today this trend in sustainable development has expanded to whole communities and neighborhoods as well. The west coast city of Portland has been well known as an urban-design innovator, particularly for its transit-oriented developments, and is noted to be among the pioneers of green building and design. Single-Family Home Builders Are Now Joining The Trend The basic tenets behind green building- energy and water-efficient … (0 comments)

 

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