Meeting the Sustainability Challenge: Innovations in Energy-Efficient Building Design and Construction

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By Ted Johnson, AWIP

As the construction industry becomes more cognizant about sustainability and green design, architects and structural engineers face daunting challenges: design a building that is energy-efficient, can offer savings and have less obstacles during construction, and yet over the life of the building continue to meet, if not exceed, environmental and energy standards.