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Book: 365 Important Questions To Ask About Green Buildings

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Finally, here’s the information that you’ve been searching for on how to design, build and operate a green building – and it’s all in one handy, three ring binder! It’s over two pounds of strategies, critical questions, and resources. A perfect complement for those seeking LEED certification for their projects. Why? Because it addresses the key question: “How do I design and build a sustainable building?”

“The book is excellent. I like the way it’s organized. Almost every resource you need is listed.” Bill Doty, Doty & Miller Architects, LEED Accredited Professional, Board of Trustees member, Cleveland Green Building Coalition

The problem most of us face is that if you don’t ask the right questions, you don’t get the right answers. Just as important is asking the right question at the right time. That’s the power of “365 Important Questions To Ask About Green Buildings,” it’s a road map to optimizing your design for maximum sustainability – at minimum costs.

“365 Important Questions To Ask About Green Buildings” is organized into four parts:

  • Part I shows you the strategies, tools, and techniques that disprove the myth that green building costs too much.

  • Part II is a set of 365 questions laid out in the sequence of your project’s timeline. Each question is cross-referenced to project type and the categories of Site, Water, Energy, Materials, Human Factors and Process. Every question was designed to apply to any building project with sustainable goals

  • Part III is a resource listing of organizations, books, publications and web sites to help you quickly find valuable sources of green building information.

  • Part IV is for you – a section to keep your notes and ideas for green building projects together in one handy spot. It’s an ideal place to keep your project’s preliminary LEED scorecard.

Co-authors are Jerry Yudelson PE, MBA, LEED Accredited Professional and marketing committee chair for the USGBC’s Greenbuild Conference and Alan Whitson, RPA, and seminar leader of the nationally acclaimed Turning Green into Gold seminar.

Product price is $89.95 + 9.95 shipping/handling