Tolan Jr., Patrick E.
January 2012
Public Contract Law Journal;Winter2012, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p233
Academic Journal
The article presents information on green construction with reference to the environmental aspects in the U.S. and the green building rating system by the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design. The guidelines regarding the sustainable construction suggested energy independence and the monitoring and reduction of greenhouse gas emissions. Information on the statutes and the energy laws regarding the governance of green construction in the U.S. is also presented.


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