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Published on 28 Jun 2016 Written by Leticia McCadden Posted in Media

Annual recognition highlights projects, developers and builders leading the residential market in sustainable development.

Washington, D.C.—(June 28, 2016)—Today, USGBC announced the recipients of its annual LEED Homes...

Published on 27 Jun 2016 Posted in Community

In the summer of 2015, the Minnesota Green Schools Coalition and activity partners took to an Open Streets event to educate youth about sustainability and...

Published on 27 Jun 2016 Written by Nicolette Mueller Posted in International

The seventh Greenbuilding Brasil International Conference and Expo will take place August 9–11, 2016, at the São Paulo Expo in São Paulo, Brazil. We sat down with...

Published on 27 Jun 2016 Written by Amanda Sawit Posted in International

USGBC’s mission is to bring the environmental and human health benefits of green buildings to all, and it is committed to accelerating the adoption of LEED in new and existing markets. 

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Published on 27 Jun 2016 Written by Kunal Gulati Posted in Industry

Microgrids, which allow for on-site renewable energy generation, have answered the call to make our grids more resilient in the wake of superstorms around the world that wreak havoc on our electric systems.

Once again, PEER,...

Published on 24 Jun 2016 Written by Jodi Smits Anderson Posted in Community

There are several core habits that help individuals and teams achieve more sustainable design. I find that these habits are key in nearly everything I undertake, be it policy work, materials selection, spacial order or teaching staff that the new printers are an ally in their daily work....

Published on 24 Jun 2016 Written by nan schramm Posted in Community

Session 3 of the We Are WELL education series, co-hosted by USGBC National Capital Region and The International WELL Building...

Published on 24 Jun 2016 Written by Stephen Burk Posted in Community

USGBC Minnesota runs the Dynamic Green Home Project, a program that helps place and manage volunteers who learn...

Published on 23 Jun 2016 Written by Oren Wool Posted in Community

On April 7, USGBC Redwood Empire participated in the 11th annual Sustainable Enterprise Conference, held at SOMO Village in Rohnert Park,...

Published on 23 Jun 2016 Written by Emily Neagle Posted in Industry

These days, it’s easy to shop online, but just because you’re not going to the brick and mortar store doesn’t mean your goods aren’t coming from a LEED-certified green building. When we look back on this time, I suspect one of the biggest wonders will be how so many...

Published on 23 Jun 2016 Written by Mahesh Ramanujam Posted in Industry

At USGBC, one important goal of our vision is promoting sustainable mobility around the world. We believe that parking and sustainability are not mutually exclusive concepts. We say that every story about a green building is a story about people, and every story about parking is a story about...

Published on 23 Jun 2016 Written by Christina Huynh Posted in Community

USGBC’s vision for efficient, healthy and sustainable buildings for all is supported by our members, from the Fortune 500 company based on the East Coast to the architect living in rural Arizona.

Our membership network represents a mosaic of professions and markets, all...

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