19 Jun '11, 3am

Pretty cool tool from Build It Green #construction #remodeling #sustainability #interiordesign #design

Estimate GHG emissions avoided for new construction single family and multifamily projects in a jurisdiction. Provide feedback on the effects of CEQA, green building ordinances or C&D recycling policies. Measure a project’s “scopes of emissions” for Climate Action Plans, carbon trading markets, or other uses. Demonstrate a building’s verified climate benefits such as reduced water use to homeowners and buyers through a new GreenPoint Rated consumer label . Distinguish your product from competitors who build conventional homes with higher waste, utility bills and GHG emissions.

Full article: http://www.builditgreen.org/gpr-climatecalculator/

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