Encouraging green building practices and sustainability is essential for reducing and eventually eliminating carbon emissions contributing to climate change says the president of the Green Building Initiative.
LEED – Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design – is a green building program that is gaining greater traction amongst designers and their clients. The program, designed to quantify the environmental benefit in green building strategies through a rating system, awards a building with certification label.
US Congress recently announced that the Energy Efficient Tax Credit has been extended. The news is a fantastic result for any homeowners and builders looking to include energy efficient insulation in their homes.
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