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Think Green: What does it mean to be LEED Certified?

  What does it mean for a building to be LEED Certified?  LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design. The programs is focused on primarily new commercial-building projects and is based on a points system. LEED provides a framework to create efficient, cost-saving green buildings and a LEED certified building is a globally

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ThinkGreen: Renewable Energies 101

Renewable Energy There has been lots of conversation about the rise of renewable energy.  How do we harness the power of the sun, wind, water, geothermal heat?  It all seems so foreign to mostly relying on oil, gas, and coal. How different are these two ideas are?  Sun, Wind, Water, all seem to offer

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