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EPA Names Cities With Most Energy-Star Buildings

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Washington, has released a list of U.S. metropolitan areas with the most Energy-Star-rated buildings in 2012, highlighting how owners and managers of commercial buildings across the country are taking action on climate change while delivering real financial savings to the bottom line. Los Angeles ranks first for the fifth …

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The Business Case For Green Building

A comprehensive new report from the World Green Building Council (WorldGBC), Toronto, highlights a large number of compelling benefits from green buildings for different stakeholders throughout the life cycle of a building. The report, The Business Case for Green Building: A Review of the Costs and Benefits for Developers, Investors, and Occupants, examines whether or …

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