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Live…from the Built Green Conference 2012: Session 2, Double Down-Marketing Green and Universal Design (Aging In Place) | Dave Porter, PorterWorks

The Power of Synergy Dave Porter of PorterWorks said we’ve all scared the crap out of each other enough. Take water for instance. Of all the water on the planet only 3% of it is potable, 2% of it is … Continue reading

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Live…from the Built Green Conference 2012: Keynote Speaker Denis Hayes, President/CEO of Bullitt Foundation

Wow what a great lunch King County Green Tools staff Patti Southard and Kinney (missed the other name) made introductory remarks for Mr. Hayes. First they gave us some statistics and diversion rates for construction materials. Newest edition of the … Continue reading

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Live…from the Built Green Conference 2012. Session 1

Coming to you live this morning from the Built Green Conference in gorgeous Mukilteo. We are at the Rosehill Community Center above the ferry terminal. The structure this year is breakout sessions bookending a keynote speech at lunch. There also … Continue reading

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18 homes/condominiums for sale in High Point (West Seattle)

I was doing a quick search for a friend who is considering moving up to a larger home here and there have been some price drops and a couple of new listings in the last week that I wanted to … Continue reading

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New Green Construction Code Unveiled

Now, this is aimed at commercial buidlings, but much of this is or will be available in residential buildings on a smaller scale. The International Code Council announced the release of Public Version 1.0 of the International Green Construction Code … Continue reading

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There is an incentive for building green in King County – we’re talking real $$$

The King County/Seattle Built GreenĀ® incentive provides funding for single-family, townhome, multi-family residential, remodel and community development projects to help offset the cost of certifying and designing innovative green projects throughout Seattle and King County. Eligible projects may receive up … Continue reading

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Rare and gorgeous “carriage home” comes on market in High Point (West Seattle)

I was driving home from meeting with some ladies in SE Seattle for a green building consultation Sunday afternoon when I saw signs leading from SW Graham Street onto 30th and I wondered what could possibly be for sale there? … Continue reading

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