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Green Building Resource Guide
In this guide, mainly for homebuilders, each of the nearly 600 product listings includes a brief product description, icons representing categories of environmental benefit, contact information for the manufacturer, and a cost comparison with its most likely conventional alternative. Icons identify nontoxic, recycled-content, resource efficient, long life-cycle and environmentally conscious products. You can order the Green Building Resource Guide in two forms: a reference manual or a CD-ROM database.
Minnesota Sustainable Design Guide
The Minnesota Sustainable Design Guide educates and assists architects, building owners, occupants, educators, students, and the general public concerning sustainable building design.
Green Building Products
Here's a comprehensive directory of green building products for home building and remodeling featuring more than 1,600 descriptive listings for products from agrifiber panels to zero-VOC paints. All phases of residential construction are covered, from sitework to flooring to renewable energy. Products are grouped by function, and each chapter begins with a discussion of key environmental considerations and what to look for in a green product.
Consumer Guide to Home Energy Savings, 9th Edition
Well-organized and highly readable, the Consumer Guide to Home Energy Savings begins with an overview of the inter-relationships between energy use, economics and the environment. Chapters focus on specific areas in the home, such as electronics, lighting, heating, cooling, ventilation, kitchen and laundry, and provide helpful explanations for each,
Online Guide to Energy-Efficient Commercial Equipment
If you're considering purchasing or specifying lighting fixtures; heating, ventilating, or air conditioning (HVAC) equipment; motors; transformers; packaged refrigeration units; or office equipment for a commercial building, this Online Guide will provide you with information on the kind of equipment to look for, applications that may favor one type of equipment over another, and other considerations that may affect the efficiency and performance of the system.

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