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Green building

project planning & cost estimating : a practical guide for constructing sustainable buildings : cost data for green materials, components & systems, special project requirements, financial analysis & incentives.

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Published by R.S. Means in Kingston, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sustainable buildings -- Design and construction,
  • Building -- Estimates,
  • Sustainable architecture

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKeenan, Andrea., Georges, Danielle.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTH880 .G74 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 520 p. :
    Number of Pages520
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3700552M
    ISBN 100876296592
    LC Control Number2003266423
    OCLC/WorldCa51065356

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