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Guide to Green Living - Society - Environment

Guide to Green Living - Society - Environment | Green Building and Sustainable Architecture | Scoop.it
This Earth Day, and on each subsequent day, get thinking about ways you can improve the way you live on this planet. It's easy to become complacent with your ozone burning habits, but take a ...
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State's First Sustainable Utility Campus - NBC Los Angeles

State's First Sustainable Utility Campus - NBC Los Angeles | Green Building and Sustainable Architecture | Scoop.it
State's First Sustainable Utility CampusNBC Los AngelesVisitors can expect to see drought resistant tree pods and plant life, buildings with “green” rooves made of vegetation and a 240-kilowatt solar panel along Burbank's Lake Street.
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Quonset Hut | Washington State Department of Archaeology & Historic Preservation (DAHP)

Quonset Hut | Washington State Department of Archaeology & Historic Preservation (DAHP) | Green Building and Sustainable Architecture | Scoop.it
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Architecture & Green Building - BusinessWeek

Architecture & Green Building - BusinessWeek | Green Building and Sustainable Architecture | Scoop.it
Read the latest news about architectural design and green building. Learn how eco friendly business continues to thrive & build energy efficient buildings.
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Green Buildings: Buyers Guide & Introduction to Green Buildings

Green Buildings: Buyers Guide & Introduction to Green Buildings | Green Building and Sustainable Architecture | Scoop.it
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Buildingsguide.com: Green Energy: 6 Most Efficient Types of Green Energy

Buildingsguide.com: Green Energy: 6 Most Efficient Types of Green Energy | Green Building and Sustainable Architecture | Scoop.it

The goal of many new regulations, building codes, as well as by individuals is to find alternative sources of energy that generates power for homes and buildings and also produces as little toxic output as possible. This is often referred to as "going green." There are many types of green energy, including solar and nuclear power, but all are designed with the same goal in mind; namely to save the planet. Ultimately, the harmful emissions generated when power is produced are a huge concern as they affect all life worldwide.

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[INFOGRAPHIC] BuildingsGuide.com's Recycling Facts and Statistics: "Reduce, Reuse, Recycle"

[INFOGRAPHIC] BuildingsGuide.com's Recycling Facts and Statistics: "Reduce, Reuse, Recycle" | Green Building and Sustainable Architecture | Scoop.it

Recycling is processing used materials into new products to prevent waste of potentially useful materials, reduce the consumption of fresh raw materials, reduce energy usage, reduce air and water pollution. The infographic below shows some fun recycling facts about aluminum, paper, plastic, and glass along with the environmental impact by US state.

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Green building resources, facts, incentives and technologies

Green building resources, facts, incentives and technologies | Green Building and Sustainable Architecture | Scoop.it

Green building practices continue to grow in consumer popularity thanks, in part, to incentives to build green from government agencies and industry advocacy groups.

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How Much Do We Recycle: The Top 10 Greenest States

How Much Do We Recycle: The Top 10 Greenest States | Green Building and Sustainable Architecture | Scoop.it
A cool infographic from a green building resource that helps you learn some recycling facts and other recycling information.
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Sustainable Architect – Making the World a Better Place to Dwell ...

It is also called green architecture. What. ... Using “green” materials in sustainable building give many benefits to both the environment and people who live and working in the new building. They can help cut the amount of ...
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Guide to Plastic Recycling - Society - Environment

Guide to Plastic Recycling - Society - Environment | Green Building and Sustainable Architecture | Scoop.it
Many households have adopted the habit of collecting their recyclables for pickup, but few have a complete grasp of what can and cannot be within different municipalities, especially when it comes to plastics.
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BuildingsGuide.com Online Inc. Business Review in Victoria, BC - BBB

BuildingsGuide.com Online Inc. Business Review in Victoria, BC - BBB | Green Building and Sustainable Architecture | Scoop.it
BBB's Business Review for BuildingsGuide.com Online Inc., Business Reviews and Ratings for BuildingsGuide.com Online Inc. in Victoria, BC.
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Architecture Web Resources

Architecture Internet Resources, a database of valuable internet resources created and maintained by the UNLV Architecture Studies Library, Jeanne Brown ASL Librarian.
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Interactive Statistical Calculation Pages

A large collection of links to interactive web pages that perform statistical calculations...
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BuildingsGuide.com: 12 Tips For A Greener Building That Saves Money and the Environment

BuildingsGuide.com: 12 Tips For A Greener Building That Saves Money and the Environment | Green Building and Sustainable Architecture | Scoop.it

There are several simple, effective ways to make your steel or metal building kit more green and energy efficient this year. By taking time to make a few small changes in your steel building and lifestyle, you can make it more comfortable to live in and save money, while making a positive impact on the environment.

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The Details behind the IRS' Deduction for Energy Efficient Commercial Buildings

The Details behind the IRS' Deduction for Energy Efficient Commercial Buildings | Green Building and Sustainable Architecture | Scoop.it

Now there is even more great news for those considering purchasing a steel building for commercial use, such as schools, storage buildings, community buildings and aircraft hangars. Not only are steel structures durable, and easy to maintain and keep up, but now they are even more affordable and financially rewarding, thanks to recent legislation passed by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).

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