Don’t give up on going green – Sustainable building remains a viable force in construction
Abstract: Although it has certainly been affected by the economy and slower construction markets in many areas, green building is still right here and doing just fine. So it’s important for contractors to stay familiar with the topic and be cognizant of its benefits and risks. This article discusses requirements a project must meet to be qualified as sustainable, and the financial and reputational benefits that can follow. A sidebar discusses current events in green building.