Category Archives: Building Code/LEED

Challenges and possible obstacles for the future of green homes

First off, congratulations to Carver + Schicketanz on achieving LEED Platinum with their home retrofit project in Carmel, CA.  Reading about the house gave me the idea of writing about LEED homes, so here we are. The uptake of LEED in … Continue reading

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The Policy Repercussions of Climate Change

(Ed note: this is an article that I wrote approximately two years ago and will serve as a springboard for future articles relating to climate change and building code influences.  Modifications I’ve made is in italics) At one point or another, … Continue reading

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