Here are some frequently asked built green, energy efficiency and reclaimed materials questions. Also, There is a contact form if you need more specific answers to additional questions or more details and information than posted here.
What is "green built" or "green build"?
Homes built green is more than a trend; indeed, it represents a commitment to environmentally sound construction and design. Furthermore, it is a philosophy that encompasses every facet of building. Starting from the implementation of natural conduction and convection to keep energy costs minimal, to the use of recycled and reclaimed materials used in construction, it considers every way to improve energy efficiency. Finally, the goal is maintain the best balance with the environment.
Where does a built green home make the difference?
Built green means trying through every facet of design, construction, and finally habitation to respect environmental concerns. Ideally, the goal is to keep energy costs down and efficiency up. Furthermore, to make the least negative impact on the environment possible.
Where can I learn more about green resources?
There are many great sites to learn information about the green build movement.There is a list of resources and services listed HERE
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is a worldwide holding company headquartered in Omaha, Neb. Its chairman and CEO is Warren Buffett, often referred to as the Oracle of Omaha. According to Time magazine’s 2012 ranking, Mr. Buffett is among the world’s most influential people.
Warren Buffett became Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway in 1969.
The Berkshire Hathaway approach is to acquire companies with great brands, great products and strong leadership.
In March 2000, Berkshire Hathaway became the majority owner of MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company. MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company acquired a majority interest in HomeServices of America in 1998.
Berkshire Hathaway employs nearly 300,000 people and owns more than 55 companies. Those companies include GEICO, Fruit of the Loom, Dairy Queen, Helzberg Diamonds, Benjamin Moore Paints, NetJets®, Burlington Northern, See’s Candies, MidAmerican Energy Holding Company and HomeServices of America.
Visit http://www.berkshirehathaway.com/subs/sublinks.html for a complete list of Berkshire Hathaway Inc.’s companies.
Information regarding the financial performance of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and its subsidiaries can be found at www.berkshirehathaway.com.
Berkshire Hathaway is proud of the values with which it conducts business. It has and will continue to uphold the highest levels of business ethics. It places the highest value on personal integrity in all transactions and interactions.
According to the Forbes Global 2012 ranking that utilizes a mix of sales, profit, assets and market value, Berkshire Hathaway is the eighth-leading public company in the world. http://www.forbes.com/global2000/list
Berkshire Hathaway is among the world’s most admired companies according to Fortune’s 2013 ranking. http://money.cnn.com/magazines/fortune/most-admired
Berkshire Hathaway is among the world’s most profitable companies according to Fortune’s 2012 ranking.
Berkshire Hathaway is among the world’s largest companies based on market value according to Fortune’s 2012 ranking.