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Green Building Business Booming In Canada

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New report shows Canadian green building market growing steadily with owners seeing strong benefits from building green.

Demand Rises For Sustainable And Safe Structures

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Week four of Building Safety Month—the International Code Council’s educational public safety campaign—focuses on energy and green buildings.

Green Building Accelerates Globally Through Economic Downturn

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Green building has become a long-term business opportunity with 51% percent of study firms planning more than 60% of their work to be green by 2015, up from 28% of firms in 2012. The largest opportunity areas for green building globally are in new commercial construction and renovation of existing buildings.

Fine-Tuning Green Building Performance Measurements Using Electric Submeters

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The level of sophisticated energy profiling needed by high-volume consumers is unobtainable using the standard utility meter found at the facility’s main electrical service entrance. In response to the need for more granularity in terms of the energy intelligence needed to optimize today’s facility operations, electric submeters continue to provide a cost-effective way to help identify literally thousands of dollars in reduced energy savings opportunities.