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- Affordable, Healthy, Green, Smart Growth Housing
As part of a national Green Communities initiative, green building criteria have been developed that support the building of affordable and more environmentally friendly homes.
- Environmental Building News
This leading on-line publication includes in-depth, carefully researched articles and news on sustainable design and construction issues. A monthly newsletter targets Builders, Architects and consumers.
- Green Building Programs and Resources
A range of resources are available for builders and local governments interested in accelerating green building.
Information on over 2,100 environmentally preferable building products.
- Minnesota GreenStar Certified Homes and Remodeling
Created by Minnesota home builders, remodelers, building science specialists, the Green Institute and the MPCA, MN GreenStar is an extremely well-designed residential building standards, training and certification program.
- Minnesota Sustainable Building Guidelines: Buildings, Benchmarks and Beyond (B3)
This web site serves as an online green design guide and rating system to educate and inform the design process on new and renovated buildings.
- MPCA Green Building Website
The MPCA's green building site has resources for homeowners and builders, designers and schools, featuring guidelines, building materials, financing and case studies.
- Residential Green Construction
An outline of five design levels for lessening the ecological impact of housing; includes how to establish green building priorities and criteria for green products.
- U.S. Green Building Council
A non-profit organization promoting green building policies, design practices, technologies, and the LEED building rating system.