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  • Habitat for Humanity Builds Green

    Posted on Nov 15, 2017 in:
    • Built Green
    Habitat for Humanity has long been recognized for its incredible humanitarian efforts, but the Habitat for Humanity Seattle-King County (Habitat SKC) chapter is now recognized for another reason: its green building practices.
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  • Built Green® Star-Levels: What Do They Mean?

    Posted on Nov 6, 2017 in:
    • Built Green
    All Built Green homes are designed to reach beyond current Washington state building and energy codes, creating greener homes. However, not all Built Green homes are equal. This post will walk you through the various Built Green certification levels available and help you understand the differences between them.
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  • 2017 Built Green Hammer Award Winners

    Posted on Oct 20, 2017 in:
    • Built Green
    The winners of the annual Built Green Hammer Awards were announced at the 2017 Built Green Conference! Learn more about some of these green building leaders and their projects.
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  • From Exclusionary to Inclusionary: How Can We Make Our Region Inclusive, Resilient, and Vibrant?

    Posted on Oct 4, 2017 in:
    • Advocacy
    • Built Green
    Missed our 2017 Built Green Conference? Check out this exciting panel on inclusionary zoning featuring Seattle mayoral candidates Cary Moon and Jenny Durkan, Seattle City Council candidate Teresa Mosqueda, the founder of Sightline Institute Alan Durning, and moderated by Aaron Fairchild, the CEO of Green Canopy Homes.
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  • Why Energy Models?

    Posted on Sep 22, 2017 in:
    • Built Green
    • Builders
    Most builders pursuing Built Green certification quickly realize that the energy model of their project is one of the keys to achieving a given star-level. Almost all Built Green star-levels for nearly all certification types require an energy model. How does this work? Why is this the case? Let us explain.
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