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Links for April 7th through April 12th

by Mel Starrs on April 14, 2012

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These are my links for April 7th through April 12th: Does a building lose its airtightness over time? – Great article, worth reading the results: "In many ways Elizabeth Fry was the construction industry's Higgs Boson – rare proof that it was possible to build both an energy efficient and highly comfortable and usable building. […]

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Links for December 2nd through December 7th

by Mel Starrs on December 8, 2010

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These are my links for December 2nd through December 7th: Planning Portal – Government initiates new standards for new homes – “Work has started on a new Local Standards framework for new homes, the Department for Communities and Local Government has revealed. It will be developed and maintained by industry and councils but led by […]

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Links for November 14th through November 19th

by Mel Starrs on November 20, 2009

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These are my links for November 14th through November 19th: Welcome to amazonails – Enerything you ever needed to know about straw bale building. Footprint » Common carbon language – "The ‘Common Carbon Metric’ will be piloted by the leading green building rating tools and made available to anyone dedicated to promoting the understanding and […]

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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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Links for June 3rd through June 5th

by Mel Starrs on June 9, 2009

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These are my links for June 3rd through June 5th: ECUK – Sustainability – Engineers chartered with EC now explicitly expected to "Do more than just comply with legislation and codes": "ECUK’s Guidance on Sustainability clarifies the role of engineers in relation to sustainability and lists six principles to guide professional engineers in their work. […]

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These are my links for August 21st through August 23rd: Widgetbox › CIBSE Search Widget – A widget you can add to your website to search for LCEA's. Freelance Jobs & Freelancers – iFreelance.com – via Paul Miller – a website posting freelance opportunities and freelancers. Considering for my blog redesign in the future… ISO […]

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