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Links for January 14th through January 16th

by Mel Starrs on January 19, 2011

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These are my links for January 14th through January 16th: LEED as the Seed: Sustainability Beyond Certification · Environmental Management & Energy News · Environmental Leader – Excellent points well made. I particularly admire how they have identified the responsibility of those occupying the building to continue on the path that LEED started (read the […]

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Links for December 17th through December 19th

by Mel Starrs on December 22, 2010

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These are my links for December 17th through December 19th: Banyan: Asia’s alarming cities | The Economist – "Governments acknowledge the challenge. Green codes in China mandate energy-saving standards for heating, cooling and lighting new buildings. The aim is to cut new buildings’ energy use by 65%. But many new buildings are designed first and […]

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Links for October 13th through October 19th

by Mel Starrs on October 20, 2010

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These are my links for October 13th through October 19th: Climate change pps – The toolkit has been developed to provide advice on Sustainable Energy and Climate Change Adaptation based on the guidance given in the Climate Change Supplement to Planning Policy Statement 1 (generally referred to simply as the Climate Change PPS hereafter). The […]

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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 September 29th through October 5th

by Mel Starrs on October 6, 2010

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These are my links for September 29th through October 5th: ISA Benchmarking Results October 2010 – 4 page pdf “This report provides a demonstration of the first benchmarking results on a sample of assets of the current ISA Members. Benchmark KPI scores are brought up from the database, enabling members to track their own performance […]

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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 July 29th through August 2nd

by Mel Starrs on August 4, 2010

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These are my links for July 29th through August 2nd: You’re not bullet proof | Magazine Comment | Building – [Paywall] Great article on LLP: "However, in the event of an LLP going into administration, the partners are likely to lose their capital contributions. Other liabilities are paid out first: mortgages, liquidation fees, employees’ wages […]

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Links for May 3rd through May 6th

by Mel Starrs on May 8, 2010

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These are my links for May 3rd through May 6th: CIBSE publishes new guidance on LTHW heating systems – Modern Building Services – Legislation has forced designers to improve the efficiency of their heating systems, so a designer now has far more options than before. The new CIBSE Application Manual 14 ‘Non-domestic hot water heating […]

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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 March 6th through March 11th

by Mel Starrs on March 12, 2010

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These are my links for March 6th through March 11th: Resisting Dickensian Gloom | Planetizen – I often read stuff I don't agree with, just to keep myself in check. This article is pretty much the opposite of everything I believe. I don't even know where to start. Suffice to say, statistics can be manipulated […]

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