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Green Washing: the art of making ‘green’ claims stick


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Creative Corner: The art of making ‘green’ claims stickBurlingtonFreePress.comThe emergence of environmentally minded consumers is indisputable.

Jim Gramata‘s insight:

This article highlights the current issues with ‘green washing’ and marketers beginning to dilute the impact of our mission. Buyer beware…

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Energy forum opens in Italy to explore affordable green building solutions – Global Times


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Energy forum opens in Italy to explore affordable green building solutionsGlobal Times… not enough,” he said.

Jim Gramata‘s insight:

This post states that from 2020, new European Union laws will require new buildings to be built at net-zero energy consumption. If true very impressive…leading the way.

Topics Include:

Green, healthy homes, healthy homes Chicago, sustainable, sustainable architecture, healthy home owner education, green building energy efficiency, green building preparation and development

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Ways to Save on Winter Heating Costs: 5 Strategies to Help You Spend Less


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Experts predict we’ll use more fuel this winter. Try these energy-efficiency tips to prove them wrong.

Jim Gramata‘s insight:

Some good practical ways to save on your heating bills this year and for years to come. Start small! Think big.

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A Sleek Pre-Fab Design For The Modern Homesteader


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Many high-design concepts for sustainable housing remain just that: concepts. We see them on blogs, but they’re either too expensive or impractical to make it to our neighborhoods.

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Seven ways to a healthy home: Make well


Seven ways to a healthy home: Make wellness a priority this winter – Houston Chronicle http://ow.ly/fZ3ti #healthyhomes