LEED

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Building Excellent Sustainable Practices

Building Excellent Sustainable Practices Image link: https://www.afcec.af.mil/News/Article-Display/Article/466296/sustainable-communities-approach-improves-future-af-bases-environmental-impact/ C O N T E N T S: KEY TOPICS Sustainable operations and maintenance (O&M) practices focus primarily on the actions of building occupants, and encompass safety, health and safety, comfort, and productivity, with an understanding of the need for subsequent generations to […]

How To Design A Green Building

How To Design A Green Building Image link: https://pixnio.com/architecture/city-downtown/architecture-buildings-downtown-city-tree-urban-water C O N T E N T S: KEY TOPICS This systematic review considered evidence linking green building strategies in the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design ® (LEED) Rating System with the potential to reduce negative health outcomes following exposure […]

How Can Architects Contribute in Building a Sustainable World?

How Can Architects Contribute in Building a Sustainable World? Image link: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Art_Deco C O N T E N T S: KEY TOPICS In the vernacular of sustainable architecture, a Net Zero Energy building is one that contributes as much energy to a supply grid as it uses over the course […]

Building Design And Construction Magazine

Image Courtesy: link: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Assembly_Building_of_Slovenia author: Wikipedia C O N T E N T S: KEY TOPICS There is almost unlimited potential in adaptive reuse and redevelopment, and rehabilitating historical buildings represents one of the most sustainable approaches to the design and construction of built space available to us, for several […]