27 Jul '11, 5pm

Green Building Rules Vary Widely, But Lessons Are Emerging

The Institute for Market Transformation report, Building Energy Transparency , says that in the absence of federal policy, states and cities have tailored rating and disclosure policies according to their local needs and political considerations. Differences include whether benchmarking is triggered by a real estate transaction or an annual requirement, and whether building ratings must be reported to transaction parties, to the general public or to local governments.

Full article: http://www.environmentalleader.com/2011/07/27/green-build...

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