Latest Green News from Green Builder Media's Vantage

Latest Green News from Green Builder Media's Vantage

July 24, 2014 Edition
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Latest Green News from Green Builder Media's July 24 Vantage

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CAMPAIGN: Ethical and Sustainable Living

CONTENT: Newsletter

Best Sustainable Companies Set a High Bar Our much anticipated Eco-Leaders report is out! Check out the handful of companies doing great green things in the world, paving the way to a sustainable future with innovative products and forward-thinking ideas. Read on—their ideas for resource conservation, waste reduction, and reduced carbon emissions could work for your company too.

If You Lease It, They Will Buy A program launched by CBD Industries, under its solar installations brand, Westinghouse Solar, may have unlocked the secret to selling solar to homeowners in New England.

Where are Humans in the Future Building Industry? This feature highlights the coolest of future technologies and the promises they hold for improving efficiency and durability in home construction. But where do humans factor in this new world order? Will they be out of jobs or leading the technologies?  

Reluctant Green, Surprising Result The builder of this house in Sarasota, Fla., was told he could build as green as he wanted as long as there were no aesthetic or financial sacrifices. See how things turned out for this reluctantly green home buyer.   

Rethinking the Zoo Naturalist Thane Maynard, director of the Cincinnati Zoo, has made the zoo a model for sustainability while at the same time educating guests about some of the world' most endangered wildlife. 
Give Your Favorite Home Buyer a Free Toilet! Got a gem of a home buyer you want to reward? Enter today for your chance to win a water-efficient Champion Toilet. While you're at it, check out Champion's charitable program and the interesting work they are doing to provide sanitation in developing countries. 

Green Goings-On Looking to network with like-minded, green building professionals? Check out our Green Goings On listing, which is regularly updated with information about important upcoming green conferences and events.



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