The law of green buildings : regulatory and legal issues in design, construction, operations, and financing / J. Cullen Howe and Michael B. Gerrard, editors ; Frederick R. Fucci, contributing editor.
Chicago, Ill. : American Bar Association, Section of, Environment Energy, and Resources ; [Washington, D.C.] : ELI Press, c2010.
KF5701 .L39 2010
xxv, 408 p. ; 26 cm
System Control No.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Overview of green buildings / J. Cullen Howe Green building rating systems and green leases / Geoffrey M. White, Joshua Nichols, and Jeff York Federal government initiatives to promote green building and sustainable development / Walter Mugdan and Gregory Hoffnagle State and local green building laws and initiatives / Steven Del Percio and Preston D. Koerner Green building financing / Michael J. Zimmer and Jennifer M. Rohelder Alternative energy options for buildings : distributed generation-power generation at or near buildings / Frederick R. Fucci with the assistance of Clara Vondrich and Annette Nichols Energy performance contracting for buildings / Frederick R. Fucci Site selection and land use planning / Patricia Salkin and Amy Lavine Green materials and construction / Michael J. Baker ... [et al.] Water use and management in buildings / Alexandra Dapolito Dunn Retrofitting / Kenneth Block, Hilary Semel, and Erica Brabon Emerging legal issues in marketing green buildings / Randal Shaeen Environmental review and climate change adaptation / J. Kevin Healy, margery Perlmutter, and L. Margaret Barry Emerging legal issues in green construction / Shari Shapiro and Chris Cheatham..