Effects of Sustainable Building Materials #smartcity #sustainability

Effects of Sustainable Building Materials #smartcity #sustainability

It is during the consideration process when it is determined whether sustainable equipment and practices were applied. Sustainable building materials and the methods involved include those that uphold environmental health. They also include those that encourage the efficient use of resources throughout the entire process of construction. Durable materials are low-energy materials. Materials like wood are regarded as sustainable when obtained from trees that grow at a fast rate and which once cut are replaced quickly to ensure no deficit when they are badly needed. Conserving water by using equipment that encourages this is recommended. Suc...

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Green News: Energy Modeling Has a Very Fast Payback

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Green News: Energy Modeling Has a Very Fast Payback

Energy modeling for commercial and institutional buildings is expensive, but a study by an architectural and engineering firm finds the payba...

Google's Project Sunroof expands to 42 states:

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Google's Project Sunroof expands to 42 states:

Google's Project Sunroof helps determine the best solar plan for homeowners based off high-res aerial imagery that determines the amount of s...

New #LEED Pilot Credit: pushes for better decision making around #bldg materials for people

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New credit continues push for better understanding and decision making around building materials & products Washington, D.C.—(May 24, 2016)—T...

Urban Green Space Helps Fight Crime

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A Baltimore study shows that crime rates are lower around homes with well-cared-for lawns. Th...

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