Green Building: Project Planning & Cost Estimating

Brand: RSMeans
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ISBN-13: 9780876292617
ISBN-10: 0876292619
Pages: 480

Green Building: Project Planning & Cost Estimating 3rd Edition is a unique cost green construction reference. The book has been updated and expanded to include the latest in green building technologies, design concepts, standards and costs. Includes:

  • Green building approaches, materials, rating systems, standards and guidelines
  • New chapter on sustainability and commercial real estate
  • Energy efficiencies, implementing energy modeling tools
  • Designing and specifying, as well as commissioning, green building projects
  • Often-specified products and materials, as well as a sample spec
  • Goals and techniques for health, comfort, and productivity
  • Evaluating the cost versus value of green products over their life cycle
  • Low-cost green strategies, special economic incentives and funding
  • Building deconstruction and cost considerations.