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by mel starrs on August 7, 2008

in News

What I’ve been reading about: Reader’s Rant – Building Services Journal – "BREEAM is about environmental damage reduction and not about sustainable development. Yet BREEAM is increasingly interpreted within the construction sector as being a metric for sustainable development. Use of the terms ‘very good’ and ‘excellent’ have become misleading because they are hijacked to […]

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Eco-Hobbit house in Wales

by mel starrs on January 16, 2007

in Case Studies

Came across this fantastically bonkers looking house in Wales. Tolkien eat your heart out: Although this goes against my usual ethos of not making eco-options open to criticism from the more conventional in society (green doesn’t have to mean tree-hugging, sandal wearing, beardy weirdy hippies), I do love this. Yes, it is highly unlikely to […]

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