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Green builder a major force in property sector

Philippine Daily Inquirer 11.06.2012
Green builder a major force in property sector

The pathway that leads to great success in property development is a treacherous one especially in a country with a volatile market environment like the Philippines.

HCM City property firms fail to meet green commitments

VietNamNet Bridge – Several property developers in HCM City have used the mandatory green space meant for planting trees and building parks for other purposes, and authorities have warned that they would be penalised if they do not set it right.

Evergreen Solar to abandon property

Kelsey Butler The Deal 17.03.2012
Evergreen Solar to abandon property

Solar power products maker Evergreen Solar Inc. will appear before a Delaware judge on March 23 to request permission to abandon its Devens, Mass., facility.

Special report: The challenge to live green

Global energy demand is predicted to double by 2050. Meanwhile, governments in a number of countries around the world have set ambitious targets to reduce CO2 emissions by as much as 50 per cent in the same period.

Green property: Reducing water usage

The Telegraph 10.06.2011
Fourpattana Will Hold the Greatest Promotion in 30-Year Anniversary

Fourpattana Will Hold the Greatest Promotion in 30-Year Anniversary, Joining Hands with Four Giant Partners to Launch Green Series Housing Designs in Fourpattana Golden Week During June 22 – 27 with Fourfold Bonuses.

Green property: Reducing water usage

Our cracked and forlorn garden looks more like it does at the end of August than it should in early June. I’ve long since waved a sad farewell to the desiccated borlotti beans as the driest spring on record gives way to what promises to be a pretty parched summer.

Green property: Sustainable high rises

The words “eco home” probably conjure up images of low-rise futuristic dwellings with their own gardens and an unaffordable array of low-energy technologies including solar panels, ground source heat pumps and a biomass boiler. With pioneers in the field producing one-off expensive eco-homes on large plots of land, one could be forgiven for thinking that green living – unless you want to go down the straw and mud low-impact route – is the sole preserve of the landed gentry of our times.

Many buildings hit hard by real estate crash, but a green project thrives

The Bronx is ground zero for tenements and tenants hammered by the real estate crash and predatory investors, according to a new report.

Green property: Green entrepreneurs can start at any age

Want to trim your bills, update your home and do your bit for the planet? Sarah Lonsdale tests the latest 'eco’ products and sorts the fads from the finds. This week: Eco-gardens



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