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New Study Finds Green Construction is Major U.S. Economic Driver

WASHINGTON — The green building sector is outpacing overall construction growth in the U.S. and will account for more than 2.3 million American jobs this year, according to a new U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) study from Booz Allen Hamilton. … Continue reading

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Creatherm Panels Featured in The S.E.E.D. Home

Creatherm is proud to be featured in the S.E.E.D. Home project by La Mirada Homes. Continue reading

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Tax credit for home energy upgrades gets reduced Credits are extended into 2011, but aren’t as much of an incentive

By Amy Hoak, MarketWatch CHICAGO (MarketWatch) — Forget holiday door-buster sales. For big savings, some homeowners are actually buying themselves new doors for Christmas this year, in time to claim the government’s tax credit for home energy efficiency on their … Continue reading

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BASF launches NEOPOR EPS website for North America

BASF launches Neopor® EPS website in North America More information, organized for the convenience of customers FLORHAM PARK, NJ, July 7, 2010 – BASF announced a new website for its Neopor® expandable polystyrene (EPS), a forward-looking solution to improve insulation … Continue reading

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White Cap Construction Supply – Contractor Day

Looking forward to participating in the Contractor Day event at White Cap Construction Supply store #157 this Thursday. Please stop by and check out our Creatherm radiant installation panels. The address is:157 – LOUISVILLE, KY4609 Poplar Level RoadLouisville , KY … Continue reading

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