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April 16, 2012: Standard 189.1 Included as Compliance Option for 2012 Green Construction Code

April 16, 2012
The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) has announced that ANSI/ASHRAE/USGBC/IES Standard 189.1-2011, Standard for the Design of High-Performance, Green Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings, now serves as a compliance option with the newly published 2012 International Green Construction Code.


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Builder Show Highlights Home Building

April 16, 2012
The 2012 National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) International Builders’ Show (IBS), though downsized considerably from the glory days of new home construction, can still make a local home and garden spring show look like really small potatoes.


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AHRI Exhibits in India

April 9, 2012
The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) exhibited at the 13th annual ACREX India show, held in Bangalore, India. 


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USGBC Certifies First LEED Platinum Prefabricated, Modular Home in Washington

April 2, 2012
Greenfab has been awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum certification by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) for a new home built in Seattle. The prefabricated, modular home is the first to be certified LEED Platinum in the state of Washington.


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March 27, 2012: New, Updated Credits Introduced to LEED Pilot Credit Library

March 27, 2012
The U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC’s) next update to the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) green building program, LEED 2012, will include various updates to credits within the LEED Pilot Credit Library.


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Nordyne Gains Television Spot

March 26, 2012
Nordyne’s iQ Drive air conditioner and heat pump will be featured on an upcoming segment of Lifetime television network’s Designing Spaces series.


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Air Curtains Added to Green Code

March 5, 2012
The International Green Construction Code (IgCC) has added air curtains to its code, recognizing them as alternatives to vestibules.


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March 1, 2012: Delmar Releases Three New Green Building Books

March 1, 2012
Delmar, part of Cengage Learning, has announced the availability of three new books for the green building industry. As part of its Green Destination series, the new titles cover all aspects of green building, from gaining certification, to codes, concepts, technologies, and alternative sources of energy.


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Feb. 23, 2012: Third Public Comment Period for LEED Update to Open March 1

February 23, 2012
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has announced that the third public comment period for the proposed 2012 update to its Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) green building program will open on March 1, 2012.


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Store Showcases Sustainable Technology

February 13, 2012
Members of the Hatfield Township community place a high value on locally sourced and organic foods and environmental stewardship. As such, planning for the town’s new ShopRite supermarket included making sustainability a priority from product offerings to construction of the store itself — including the choice of refrigeration systems and display cases.


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