22 Sep '12, 1am

Green Building: The Game

What happens when your state adopts LEED standards for all new construction? Well, clearly any builders skilled in LEED construction would do better, right? In GBO Hawaii , the new board game from GreenBusinessOwner.com , that scenario plays out if the policy card encouraging LEED comes into play. There are also policy cards that discourage green building, such as when a politician calls LEED a “Jobs Killer,” and public opinion turns against it. There are other policies in the game that affect the building industry, such as state tax incentives for solar, and trade policies that weaken and allow clearcut lumber to pour into the state from Indonesia.

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