“Specially green-certified government structures are consuming more water and energy resources than less expensive conventional buildings, a new life-cycle analysis by the National Research Council has found. Shocked, we are.” Continue reading
Category Archives: Green building/LEED
Net zero energy buildings produce as much energy as they consume via on-site renewable energy, but it will be about three decades before they become something more than a luxury of the well-to-do environmentally conscious—and even longer before net-zero living becomes a normal way of life. Continue reading
It should also rile consumers, who wind up paying for this nonsense. The Washington Post reports….
Chemical makers are bristling at proposed green building standards that they feel unfairly target their products. Continue reading
Paging Rush Limbaugh: Your grandfather’s new federal building is green. Continue reading