Frank Gehry

There’s been a bit of a storm in the green building press stateside over the past couple of months. Frank Gehry, godlike architect in some eyes, had the tenacity to criticise LEED. Businessweek reported: What would you think, Pritzker asked him as they sat in hard-backed chairs on an auditorium stage, if a client said […]

{ 3 comments } for February 5th

by mel starrs on February 6, 2008

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What caught my eye today, February 5th: JCT wants legally binding sustainability commitments in contracts – Future building contracts could include legally binding commitments to sustainability. The Joint Contracts Tribunal (JCT) started a consultation exercise on 4 February aimed at gauging the industry?s appetite for the idea. AEC, environmental consulting, still strong in U.S.- 2/5/2008 […]