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La Tortuga Viva: Predator-Proofing 101

With an average of 6 turtle nests ransacked by predators each night, the more that our volunteer team can reach and relocate to the safe, secure haven of  La Tortuga Viva Turtle Sanctuary, the better! 564 more words

Cities Going Green: Indianapolis Indiana

The city of Indianapolis is making strides toward sustainability thanks to an increased use in hybrid-electric buses, improved roadways that promote walking/biking, and eco-friendly upgrades to aging coal power plants.

Indianapolis

What is a green building? What is the meaning of green building rating and designing system?

Answer by A Quora admin:

A green building refers to a structure and using process that is environmentally responsible and resource-efficient throughout a building’s life-cycle from siting to design, construction, operation, maintenance, renovation, and deconstruction.

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Construction

The Edge 'Best innovative Green Building 2015'

The Edge Amsterdam – The best equipped multi- tenant office building in town AND worlds most sustainable office building. I was looking for innovative building, and then I saw The Edge in my own country; The Netherlands. 103 more words

Living

She's Green to the Extreme

“I think of myself as a canary in the coal mine,” said Veronica Mainetti, the unlikely real estate scion of owner and developer The Sorgente Group of America. 1,530 more words

What Constitutes a Roofing Emergency?

It can be exceedingly frustrating when your Palm Harbor home is in need of roof repair services. Unfortunately, if you’re looking for someone to blame for your disaster, blame Mother Nature. 318 more words

Roofing