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[4 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]

The Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation (ECCI) building has proved that existing buildings and indeed listed buildings, can become green. Image source According to heraldscotland.com, lead architect on the project, Calum Duncan, explained there is a lot to learn from the £10.5 million project. “Compared to the standard demolish-and-new-build ‘sustainability’ model, the ECCI building represents […]

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[20 Aug 2013 | No Comment | ]

New research has found that the worldwide demand for green construction materials is set to more than double by 2020, according to bizjournals.com. The data was collected by company Navigant Research, which looks at emerging technologies. The research reported that Europe is expected to be the largest of the regional markets by 2020, with the […]