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Why do some green buildings perform as designed or better, while others might barely make the grade, even if certified? It turns out that even the most sustainably designed, intelligent building is only as smart and green as the people who occupy and operate it.

Closing any gap that might exist between design and performance was the focus of the second of two Smarter Buildings discussion sessions for senior executives during the 2011 State of Green Business Forum, a series of programs conducted in San Francisco, Chicago and Washington, DC.
http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2011/03/02/smarter-buildings-part-ii-how-close-gaps-between-design-and-performance#ixzz1Gax9XjvE

 

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