Green rhetoric exceeds reality

Bennett, Ellen
May 2006
Building Design;5/19/2006, Issue 1722, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports on the British Council for Offices conference in Dublin, Ireland, which focused on sustainability. High-profile figures in the development industry, from clients to contractors and consultants, declared that they are supporting sustainable design. However, the rhetoric still does not match reality. Developers claim that owners do not want to spend more for green buildings.


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