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Are You Noticing an Increase in LEEDigation Chatter?

Without a doubt, the green building industry is paying more attention to green building law.  Two recent articles point to a growing consensus that green building litigation — LEEDigation — is on the horizon.  Part One:  ENR Last Monday, I was rushing around trying to pack for my Thanksgiving trip to Kansas City.  When it comes … Continue Reading

Congratulations to the Top Green Contractors

Congratulations to this year’s Top 100 green contractors, as determined by ENR.    The Top 100 Green Contractors for 2008 RANK FIRM 2008   1 The Turner Corp., New York, N.Y. 2 Webcor Builders, San Mateo, Calif. 3 Skanska USA Inc., Whitestone, N.Y. 4 Bovis Lend Lease, New York, N.Y. 5 Swinerton Inc., San Francisco, Calif. … Continue Reading

More Proof Green Building Is Not A Fad

I generally don’t like numbers.  But I have never seen such compelling proof that the green building industry is here to stay (ENR – subscription req.): The Top 100 (green contractors) generated $38.69 billion in revenue in 2008 from projects registered with or certified by third-party rating groups under objective environmental or sustainable development standards.  … Continue Reading