Can Green Buildings Really Reduce City Temperatures by Two Degrees?
With the global construction industry accounting for somewhere in the region of 36 percent of final energy use and 39 percent of total...
A longtime entrepreneur in Montgomery, Texas, Bill Starkey served as the CEO of Starkey Construction from 1978 to 2015. He delivered measurable results in custom-designed luxury residences and met clients’ specific needs. Emphasizing quality over quantity, Bill Starkey ensured that premium materials were used for building and finishing, and he used a wide range of classic architectural styles, including Georgian and Elizabethan.
Another focus for Bill Starkey was the incorporation of sustainable principles throughout all stages of building. He considered water efficiency and energy efficiency and used healthy and sustainable materials. With the well-being of families at the forefront, he took proactive steps to ensure consistently high indoor environmental quality.
Bill Starkey oversaw diverse aspects of his business, including life cycle assessments to assure optimal property use. In addition to residential properties, he built several churches and schools. An avid cyclist in Montgomery, he enjoys scuba diving in his free time and holds Master Diver certification through PADI.