Know Your Risks Before Going Green In Construction
May 16, 2013, 12:22 PM EDT
Law360, New York (May 16, 2013, 12:22 PM EDT) -- Kermit the Frog once famously lamented that “it’s not easy being green.” Well, we hate to break it to you, Kermit, but that’s not exactly true anymore. As it turns out, being green is now all the rage, especially in the construction industry: A recent study notes that approximately 48 percent of new construction projects in the United States were green in 2012, with that share expected to increase to 58 percent by 2015.
Although there are benefits to “going green” in the construction, development and...