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One page article on preplanning for buildings with half-day planning meetings of contractors and owners.

What, exactly, is an eco-charrette? It’s an intense meeting, half a day or more, in which all participants in a building design project focus on ideas for efficient use of energy and resources in the new building. The group generates goals and then develops strategies for accomplishing those goals. Eco-charrettes, also called sustainable design or environmental design charrettes, are becoming a common element in the design of high performance buildings and have been used successfully on some of the most progressive buildings in the Pacific Northwest.

Audience: adults, realtors, engineers, construction contractors, building specialists.

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Date Of Record Release 2010-07-19 16:37:52
Description One page article on preplanning for buildings with half-day planning meetings of contractors and owners.

What, exactly, is an eco-charrette? It’s an intense meeting, half a day or more, in which all participants in a building design project focus on ideas for efficient use of energy and resources in the new building. The group generates goals and then develops strategies for accomplishing those goals. Eco-charrettes, also called sustainable design or environmental design charrettes, are becoming a common element in the design of high performance buildings and have been used successfully on some of the most progressive buildings in the Pacific Northwest.

Audience: adults, realtors, engineers, construction contractors, building specialists.
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Source BetterBricks
Keyword Design, Change, Building, Planning, Business meeting, Charrette, Charete, Charrette, Charrete
Selector Selection Committee
Date Of Record Creation 2010-07-19 16:21:43
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Date Last Modified 2010-07-19 16:37:53
Creator Nathan Good
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2010-07-19 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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