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New Absa development greens the Inner City with Grey Water

The professional team on the Absa Towers West project includes five Green Star accredited professionals, and the project will soon be registered with the Green Building Council of South Africa (GBCSA) for a Green Star Office version 1 rating.  “The submission process follows three months after practical completion in March 2011. The project is aiming at a four star rating,” says WSP Green by Design sustainable building consultant, Marloes Reinink. A green building is one which reduces environmental impact in terms of energy consumption, water consumption, material sources, and emissions. […]

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