CoStar Green Report: The Bottom Line

A New Survey of Business Leaders Finds That Going Green Might Have Less to Do With the Environment Than You Thought

IBM’s $1 billion project to cut energy consumption in data centers is just one of many new market-based initiatives from the business world.
In this issue of the CoStar Green Report, we show how business is perceiving the rising cost of energy; IBM’s $1 billion plan to clean up data centers; a new energy efficiency program from the man who gave us Energy Star; more green initiatives from the banking world; and a green building proposal you could soon see in your building code.

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The Green Living Guy, Seth Leitman is a green living expert, celebrity and Editor of the McGraw-Hill, TAB Green Guru Guides. Seth is also an Author, Radio Host, Reporter, Writer and a Environmental Consultant on green living. The Green Living Guy writes about green living, green lighting, the green guru guides and more. Seth's books range from: # Build Your Own Electric Vehicle by Bob Brant and Seth Leitman (2nd and 3rd editions) # Build Your Own Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle by Seth Leitman # Build Your Own Electric Motorcycle by Carl Vogel # Green Lighting by Seth Leitman, Brian Clark Howard and Bill Brinsky # Solar Power For Your Home by David Findley # Renewable Energies For Your Home by Russel Gehrke # Do-it-Yourself Home Energy Audits by David Findley # Build Your Own Small Wind Power System by Brian Clark Howard and Kevin Shea # and more green living books to follow.