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Links for May 20th through May 25th

by Mel Starrs on May 26, 2011

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These are my links for May 20th through May 25th: Wind power better managed as National Grid upgrades forecasting – 25 May 2011 – News from BusinessGreen – “Under an old system dubbed Windy Miller, after the windmill owner from children’s TV series Camberwick Green, the grid company could predict with 85% reliability. The new […]

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Links for November 11th through November 16th

by Mel Starrs on November 17, 2010

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These are my links for November 11th through November 16th: The controlled approach to reduce energy and carbon – Modern Building Services – Unsexy technology, but very true: "Ian Ellis, president of the Building Controls Industry Association, says: ‘Renewable technologies have received a lot of backing through legislation and grants. The BCIA certainly supports their […]

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Links for October 7th through October 12th

by Mel Starrs on October 13, 2010

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These are my links for October 7th through October 12th: Energy Saving Trust heat-pump field report identifies key issues – Modern Building Services – ‘The main point of the report for me is that it reiterates what we as a manufacturer have been saying since we first entered the market three years ago — you […]

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Links for January 10th through January 14th

by Mel Starrs on January 15, 2010

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These are my links for January 10th through January 14th: Why do architects earn less than other professionals? – BD Resource – Going back 50 years or so, architects used to have similar earning power to lawyers and medics, but we seem to have gradually painted ourselves out of the picture for clients. We wanted […]

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Links for July 31st through August 4th

by Mel Starrs on August 7, 2009

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These are my links for July 31st through August 4th: By Degrees – White Roofs Catch On as Energy Cost Cutters – Series – NYTimes.com – LEED rewards white roofs (heat island effect) and it also pops up in BREEAM Communities – but beware: "Still, the ardor of the cool-roof advocates has prompted a bit […]

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