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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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Green Roof Solutions Economically and Environmentally Rewarding

From today’s Realty Times – another thumbs up for including green building information! As energy costs continue to rise and sustainability becomes more and more of a prevalent concern, many business owners are looking for ways to be both economical, … Continue reading

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Seattle Green Factor is nationally recognized

Seattle Green Factor is nationally recognized I’ve not actually talked much about Seattle’s Green Factor initiative, and I will work on a post about that. In the meantime, the American Society of Landscape Architects awarded the Green Factor a 2010 … 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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