Gallery: Green Buildings on the Rise Despite the Recession


When the recession hit, budgets tightened around the world and the building industry was hit hard. However as companies are always looking to save on energy bills, especially in the current climate, green buildings with their added insulation, water recycling systems and integrated renewable energy units are very appealing to buyers. It comes as no surprise then to learn that a new report from McGraw-Hill Construction has revealed that US homes are getting greener and the U.S. green building market is accelerating at a substantial rate.

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  1. Happy Thanksgiving From... November 25, 2010 at 10:02 am

    […] and excitement that is surging through the green zeitgeist. The USGBC recently announced that green buildings are on the rise despite the depression, and Greenbuild 2010 just capped off a record attendance of over 27,000 people, proving that […]

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