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Atlas Environnement du Monde Diplomaatique, 2007; Federation of Natural Stone Industries (SN Roc); CTBA, L'Essentiel sur le bois, 2001.
Uploaded on Saturday 25 Feb 2012
Energy cost of various construction materials
Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Energy cost of building material range from 1 to 2800. Energy consumed measured in kilowatt hour per cubic metre for stone, sawn timber, concrete, brick, cement, PVC, steel and aluminum.