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Sustainable Forestry Initiative Recognized By BREEAM

Published on September 30th, 2014 | by Dawn Killough

The Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) has been recognized by green building rating system BREEAM (Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method) for its ability to allow the construction industry to responsibly source forest products. Their efforts to ... Read More


Books Reviews

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John Perlin Solar Energy History Series: Part III

Published on September 29th, 2014 | by Glenn Meyers

I am pleased  to post this third in a series of SOLAR ENERGY  history articles from John Perlin, based on his ground breaking book, Let It Shine: The 6,000-Year Story of Solar Energy. Perlin discusses the major breakthroughs ... Read More


Green Materials Report (Series)

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Green Materials Report – Wood

Published on September 26th, 2014 | by Glenn Meyers

This post is part of the green materials report series.  GBE is providing information on various building materials and what makes them green.  Each post focuses on one material.  We will be looking at the ingredients in the ... Read More


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