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    LEED PLATINUM AT UCSB

    It is fitting that one of the first buildings to be certified by the U.S. Green Building Council for achieving the "platinum" LEED status is a school dedicated to researching environmental issues, training research scientists and professionals, and identifying and solving environmental problems.

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    BIO-SOLAR HOUSE IN THAILAND

    It's an environmental dream: a self-reliant house that produces its own electricity, water, and cooking gas. Solar energy powers the air-conditioning, lights, and household appliances. Rain, dew, and condensation from the cooling system produce enough water for a family of four. Recycled water irrigates the garden, and surplus electricity is sold to the power company or used to drive an electric car 30 miles (50 kilometers) a day.

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    London College Launches Environmental Degree — Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design press release, 21003.0610

    San Diego Mayor Flips Solar Switch on Green Building — ENN, 2003.0702

    Los Angeles' Lost River — The Next American City, 2003.07

    Architect, Developer and David Suzuki Celebrate Eco-Wood — ENN, 2003.0625

    DuPont Receives EPA Award for Innovation — Designare, 2003.0624

    William McDonough Joins Nextek Advisory Board — Hoover's, 2003.0624

    Feds Unveil Design for New Facility in Capital — The Guardian - Charlottetown, 2003.0624

    Alliance to Save Energy Offers Consumers Energy Efficiency Tips — Designare, 2003.0623

    Indoor Air Quality Is the Buzz at Neocon 2003 — Designare, 2003.0616

    Manhattan Buildings Go Green — Toronto Star, 2003.0614

    Officials Plan Speedy Ground Zero Environmental Review — New York Times, 2003.0613

    Indoor Air Quality and Source Control — EDC, 2003.0611

    Building Green, Economically — EDC, 2003.0611

    The Boom in Commercial Solar Systems — EDC, 2003.0611

    RAIA Reaffirms Green Commitment — Infolink, 2003.0610

    Toyota Project Aims to Be Green and Mainstream — New York Times, 2003.0604

    Vinyl Industry Withdraws Challenge to State's 'Green' Regs — The Business Review, 2003.0602

    Two Birds with One Stone — Office-Work.com, 2003.06

    New Oregon High School Uses Daylighting and Natural Ventilation — Con.WEB, 2003.0529

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