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Developers braced for ‘green’ building codes in Washington DC


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Developers braced for ‘green’ building codes in Washington DCSustainable Business OregonWashington D.C.

Jim Gramata‘s insight:

Love the concept they’re trying for here – to implement policy wide in DC better building code standards. In order to make the most impact on our local, regional and international methods we must move these ideas to the legislative levels.

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Congress Creates New Water Heater Energy Efficiency Ratings


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new water heater energy-efficiency rating system for the US

Jim Gramata‘s insight:

From my last post about making no small plans to this post about the smallest of common housing systems; the domestic hot water heater and the congressional rating system about to be established for our country. Small plans too are just as important as the larger ones.

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Home Performance: The Importance of Home Testing


Home Performance: The Importance of Home Performance Testing in… — CHICAGO, Nov. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — http://ow.ly/fWnqB #healthyhomes