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Building Labels vs. Environmental Performance Metrics: Measuring What's Important about Building Sustainability


The property sector is fixated on earning environmental plaques for good intentions – often at the expense of actually improving sustainability through informed capital planning. A lack of clear standard metrics is a key obstacle. Achieving consensus on simple sustainability metrics would be an important step to refocus the property sector on performance and highlight the considerable industry progress already made.



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Last Updated: 10/15/2012