Category Archives: LEED

GreenNC and so much more!


To all my readers, I apologize for letting so much time lapse since I last posted to my blog. So much has been going on all summer and yet to come this year. Topics to cover in this post: The … Continue reading

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6th Annual Green Home Tour this weekend and next


the 6th Annual Green Home Tour sponsored by the Green Home Builders of the Triangle starts tonight with homes open Saturday and Sunday this weeekend (May 14-15) and next (May 21-22) In case you haven’t seen this already it is … Continue reading

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Updating NC building codes to save energy


citizen input needed to urge adoption of 30% Efficiency Today’s N&O article, “Efficient Homes, Bane or Boon?” questions whether incorporating energy efficiency into new homes is cost effective and warranted during these difficult economic times. Multiple studies show that homes … Continue reading

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Triangle MLS adds green fields


OCTOBER 2010 UPDATE The TMLS continues to be a leader in the Green MLS movement.  HERS ratings now can be added to the MLS.   The Green Home Builders of the Triangle  (GHBT) NAHB Green Certified Homes has been added to … Continue reading

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