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Green Building 2012 Trend Predictions

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Green Building appears to be poised for a rebound in 2012 according to trend predictions from industry experts and prognosticators. Expectations are mixed on new construction but retrofitting existing buildings for improved energy efficiency appears to be a green wave as energy costs continue to rise.

Read global green building guru Jerry Yudelson’s 2012 trend report and Green Building Services Top 10 Trends in 2012 for ideas on where green building is headed this year and beyond.

Leave a reply below and let us know your predictions for 2012.

2012-01-19 23:44:45
Larry Ralph says:

I predict that crawl space encapsulation (http://www.crawlspacecompany.com/crawlspace-encapsulation/ameribrite-encapsulation/) will become more popular in the green building movement.

2012-01-20 10:45:15
CIMA Admin says:

Mr. Ralph's company takes one approach to creating crawl spaces that work. You can learn about other proven crawl space designs at other sites, such as www.advancedenergy.org and www.buildingscience.com.

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