TITLE

If They Gave Green Ribbons

AUTHOR(S)
Foster, Brooke Lea
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Washingtonian Magazine;Dec2007, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p102
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features the top three green buildings in Washington, D.C. according to the U.S. Green Building Council. It notes that the Sidwell Friends middle school was built with recycled materials. The Philip Merrill Environmental Center in Annapolis uses geothermal wells positioned 300 feet underground to help heat and cool the building. It states that the One and Two Potomac Yard in Crystal City used construction materials from environment-friendly companies and 100% of its power comes from renewable energy.
ACCESSION #
28125466

 

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