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Open house event features ‘green’ buildings

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The third annual Green Buildings Open House, slated for Saturday, Oct. 2, will feature energy-saving "green" design techniques in homes, office buildings, schools and wind farms from Maine to Washington, D.C. Organized by the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association, the event offers a perspective on how innovative designs can reduce energy bills and pollution. Homeowners, architects, builders and real estate professionals will welcome visitors to the homes and buildings and explain what it means to "build green." "This is a wonderful opportunity for the public to actually visit those homes, offices, and public spaces where the latest energy efficient equipment, renewable energy systems, and recycled and non-toxic building materials are already in use," said Doug Reid, Executive Director for the energy association. "The open house is also a great way to meet those green pioneers who have made a commitment to bring their vision of sustainability to life, right in our communities....