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Green Building Accelerates Globally Through Economic Downturn

Green buildings on the upswing. (Photo: iStock)

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.