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WEB EXCLUSIVE: The damning of dams

The evidence is conclusive: large dams in a vast majority of cases are not economically viable. Instead of obtaining hoped-for riches, emerging economies risk drowning their fragile economies in debt owing to ill-advised construction of…

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Fire debate heats up

With several devastating fires recently, the relationship between building materials and fire damage has been thrust into the spotlight, with opinions falling along fairly predictable lines.For example, the Canadian Wood Council Supports…
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