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Last Tuesday night in our Green Building class we were fortunate enough to have an outstanding presentation by Lyndon C. Capon MD. One of his main topics was "Sick Building Syndrome" (SBS) is used to describe situations in which building occupants experience any number of illness related to time ...
Some of the most used green buzz words are, environmentally-friendly, sustainability, greenwash, and life-cycle cost. To help understand a client motives the interview process becomes the key. Don't be shy about asking probing questions like what does an environmentally-friendly house mean to you...
This morning crude oil soared to over $99 with fear of a winter oil shortages. I recently finished Plan B 2.0 written by Lester R. Brown. One statistic that stands out is the chart showing the wheat/oil exchange rate. In 1970 wheat was $1.49 a bushel and oil was $1.79 a barrel. Today a bushel o...