Computer Software for Making Eco-friendly Building Easier

Two new software programs are now available for improving green building.


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BuildingGreen Inc., the publisher of Environmental Building News and the GreenSpec Product Directory, has released new versions of its CD-Rom-based EBN Archives and Green Building Advisor software.

Available for $149 (or $79 for an upgrade), Version 5.0 of the EBN Archives lets users search all issues of the monthly newsletter on environmentally responsible design and construction. A new feature links users to an online database of manufacturers for more than 450 products.

Version 1.1 of the Green Building Advisor, available for $179 (or $49 for an upgrade from 1.0) is an interactive software program that helps identify strategies for improving the environmental performance of building projects. To order, call (800) 861-0954 or visit