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These teams are applying radical life-cycle thinking to entire projects—and redefining what building ownership means in the process.
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Green Building News
The DOE releases a definition of zero energy buildings that it hopes will be adopted industry-wide.
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McLennan will focus on his own practice after a decade as head of the International Living Future Institute.
Version 2.0 of the Health Product Declaration aims to make the rules clearer and the format more attractive for manufacturers.
From the Editors
Uptake of life-cycle assessment will produce huge amounts of data that designers can use to reduce whole-building impacts.
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