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Sustainable Civil Engineering

Earth day is just around the corner, and it is important that we make sustainable choices in the areas that we have influence in. I’m a big advocate of sustainable , and it is an area that I have some influence in, to the point where almost all of the major projects I work on are run through the Envision Sustainable Infrastructure Rating System, which provides a framework for measuring the sustainability of a project and enabling options to be compared for sustainability

To learn more about sustainable engineering and why this matters, from finances to health, check out this infographic created by Norwich University’s Online Master of Civil Engineering Program.

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Norwich University’s Online Master of Civil Engineering Program

Mike Thomas

Mike Thomas P.Eng. ENV SP, is the author of UrbanWorkbench.com and Director of Engineering at the City of Revelstoke in the Interior of British Columbia, Canada. If I post something here that you find helpful as you navigate the world of engineering, planning and building communities, that’s wonderful. But when push comes to shove: This is my personal blog. The views expressed on these pages are mine alone and not those of my employer.

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