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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 December 29th through January 4th

by Mel Starrs on January 5, 2011

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These are my links for December 29th through January 4th: World Green Building Council – Common Carbon Metric Update – Interesting driver for common carbon metric – carbon trading: "A common metric for measuring carbon emissions from buildings will enable the global construction sector to actively participate in carbon markets and attract investment that may […]

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Links for June 18th through June 21st

by Mel Starrs on June 22, 2010

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These are my links for June 18th through June 21st: HAT Projects blog – Hana adds more to Charles' PQQ rant: "The big firms have clients – and particularly the weak public sector ones, who are bound by procurement guidelines – over the proverbial barrel. Not only is it then incredibly hard to promote less […]

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Links for June 8th from 12:16 to 17:27

by Mel Starrs on June 15, 2010

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These are my links for June 8th from 12:16 to 17:27: American Society of Landscape Architects – Content Details – Incredible list of resources: "Economic Models focuses on economic sustainability, which involves the development of a healthy economy that supports and sustains people and the environment over the long-term. In a market-driven economy, cost is […]

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Links for December 8th through December 10th

by Mel Starrs on December 11, 2009

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These are my links for December 8th through December 10th: ASHRAE’s Building Energy Quotient building labeling program – ASHRAE's BEQ (roughly equivalent to DEC) continues to be developed. The Language of Sustainability: Why Words Matter | GreenBiz.com – Communicating sustainability: "Provide context for "sustainability," in that it means the ability to continue into the indefinite […]

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Links for August 21st through August 25th

by Mel Starrs on August 28, 2009

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These are my links for August 21st through August 25th: Welcome to Green Building Index – via IES: "GBI is developed by Pertubuhan Akitek Malaysia (PAM) and the Association of Consulting Engineers Malaysia (ACEM). It is a profession driven initiative to lead the Malaysian property industry towards becoming more environment-friendly. From its inception GBI has […]

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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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The regional materials credits in LEED are interesting. Obviously written with the US in mind, “regional” is defined as a 500 mile radius. For London this extends as far as Denmark, which could be fairly handy if you’re looking for triple glazed windows or funky radiators. I suspect if you were in the north of […]

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