Green Building Update - September 10, 2008

IN THIS ISSUE:

*Developers say LEED cert. becoming hard to resist

*GREEN BUILDING FOCUS

..Green schools: higher test scores & lower absenteeism

*Green Globes rating competing with LEED certification

*Fast track process for LEED certification gets green light

*Global Green's LEED Platinum Holy Cross Home in New Orleans built to withstand hurricanes

*Plan for Clovis village represents future of urban planning

*British Columbia adopts new green building code

*Sustainable buildings are virtuous, but some can be ugly

*NAHB to hold Green Building Awards: January 31, 2009

*NOTABLE GREEN BUILDING PROJECTS

..Wausau Window opens 'green' manufacturing Center

..Dalhousie University planning LEED Silver building

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Published In: Education Updates, Environmental Updates, International Trade Updates, Zoning, Planning & Land Use Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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