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Links for November 18th from 11:15 to 11:15

by Mel Starrs on November 24, 2010

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These are my links for November 18th from 11:15 to 11:15: Environment Analyst | WRc to measure water consumption in new homes – Good to see: "A research project designed to monitor actual water consumption by occupants of newly-built homes in England will soon begin, managed by water consultancy WRc. Seven UK water companies are […]

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Links for August 18th through August 24th

by Mel Starrs on August 25, 2010

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These are my links for August 18th through August 24th: 500 Internal Server Error – 500 Internal Server Error Stanford engineers’ new solar energy conversion process could revamp solar power production – "A new process that simultaneously combines the light and heat of solar radiation to generate electricity could offer more than double the efficiency […]

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Links for March 19th through March 25th

by Mel Starrs on March 26, 2010

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These are my links for March 19th through March 25th: Climate science: Spin, science and climate change | The Economist – "…the ambiguities of science sit uncomfortably with the demands of politics. Politicians, and the voters who elect them, are more comfortable with certainty. So “six months to save the planet” is more likely to […]

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Links for July 14th through July 16th

by Mel Starrs on July 17, 2009

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These are my links for July 14th through July 16th: Sustainable Homes – This could open the doors for more LA's to impose CSH (and BREEAM?) levels for planning conditions: "Chelmsford Borough Council requires that Code for Sustainable Homes Level 3 is achieved as a planning condition for new buildings. The developer appealed against this […]

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Del.icio.us.ness

by mel starrs on November 28, 2008

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What I’ve been reading about: Home – The British Cartoon Archive – University of Kent – Fantastic social history resource. Past cartoons from most of the major British newspapers. Empire building – What if you built a global design business without a global headquarters? The radical new business model of the 139-year-old Adelaide building design […]

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These are my links for May 20th through May 23rd: 800-CEO-READ Blog: Thoughts on Seth Godin’s “How To Read a Business Book” – reading (business) books is an act of mediation. It is a mental refuge for you to explore your thoughts and feelings about work, but also life as a whole. Building physicists wanted […]

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CIBSE’s ‘proper’ journal

by Mel Starrs on November 22, 2006

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The BSJ (Building Services Journal) may be the missive that comes through the door every month, but I had often wondered in the past where the peer reviewed scientically based journal aimed at CIBSE members was. Turns out it’s the snappily titled Building Services Engineering Research and Technology. It appears to have been running for […]

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