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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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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 Building” “Sustainability” What does it mean?

From the Seattle Architectural Foundation calendar: “Green Building” “Sustainability” What does it mean? We hear and see these terms every day. The King Street Center one-hour tour on May 11 is an opportunity for you to learn more about green … Continue reading

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Green construction saves money and energy

Great article on green construction on MSNBC.com. Also, America Goes Green (video from NBC Nightly News.)

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