Green design

green design

[¦grēn di′zīn]
(industrial engineering)

Green design

A design, usually architectural, conforming to environmentally sound principles of building; site selection and design; building design; selection of appropriate materials; improved indoor environmental quality; and reduced materials, water, and energy use.
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Additionally, the Special Annual Awards for Green Design and Social Design have initially been included in this year's award category.
Green Design and Manufacturing for Sustainability (online access included)
Some of the most successful examples of green buildings feature the simplest and most basic elements of green design such as wide openings to allow natural light and ventilation; high operable windows to expel warm air from rooms; and whitecolored roofs to reflect heat and prevent heat buildup inside rooms.
It is a community-oriented firm that incorporates value engineering into its design and operations with a special concentration on implementing sustainable green design to meet "Green and Clean" requirements under LEED certification.
THE World Green Design Forum 2013 has awarded Cardiff-based Ecodesign Centre (EDC) with the World Green Design Contribution Award.
The new website design demonstrates their commitment to charity, and to being a green design company.
Lutron was awarded the Green Design Medal from the New York School of Interior Design.
We don't need to go out there and fight with all the big destructive "red industries" such as the petroleum industry, to save our precious planet, but rather we can do it quietly yet effectively with green design and construction of our home.
Mumbai, Maharashtra, April 1 -- Set to revolutionize the laminate industry in India, Greenply Industries Ltd the trend guru & a leading name in the segment today announced that they are all set to enter Ranchi with the first of its kind Exclusive Brand Shop christened Green Design Studio.
"Green Design: Creative Sustainable Designs for the Twenty-First Century" is a guide to making one's home more helpfully green for the world around it.
citizens, we feel good about the progress in green design, but it can cause liability.
"HOK is honored to have been named the number one green design firm by ENR," said Kenneth Drucker, Director of Design for HOK New York's office.