Sustainable Industries: Top 10 Green Building Products 2009

this logo will be displayed on all products on the 2009 list

this logo will be displayed on all products on the 2009 list

Sustainable Industries Journal has released its annual list of the Top 10 Green Building Products as judged by industry leaders. This year’s panel includes representatives from Cascadia Region Green Building Council, BuildingWise, PAE Consulting Engineers, as well as O’Brien and Co. who is acting as our LEED Coordinator on the PSE Factoria Service Center with Magellan.

Notable products include Serious Windows and Solatube, which Pedro and Brianne talked about at the Aging Services of WA presentation, as well as Acadia heat pumps  and InSpire Wall.

InSpire Wall - perforated metal panel acts as a solar collector

InSpire Wall - perforated metal panel acts as a solar collector

The InSpire wall system is an aluminum panel that, through microperforations, allows air to be drawn into the building envelope and heated by the sun before going into the air handling system. Reportedly saves $5 per square foot installed. We’ll certainly be doing more research on this one!

Read more about the top ten products here.

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