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The future of green building ratings

Contractors remain dedicated to saving water and addressing looming water scarcities, but rating systems? Not so much. When can we expect to see major contractor organizations take the lead?

Green building rating systems began 25 years ago with some folks in the U.K. saying, “there must be a way to build better buildings, that have fewer adverse environmental impacts than our current approach, but how will we know if we don’t keep score?”

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