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Published on 22 May 2017 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Industry

Last week I had the honor of participating in a panel titled “A New Paradigm: How Companies Can be Agents of Social Change,” at the World Social Marketing Conference. The panel focused on ways companies can...

Published on 19 May 2017 Written by Brent Suski Posted in Community

On May 3, about 300 green building professionals and sustainability experts from the Midwest, joined USGBC Minnesota at the Saint Paul RiverCentre for the sixth annual IMPACT...

Published on 19 May 2017 Written by Holly Baird Posted in Community

On May 10, the USGBC Tennessee community recognized the Terra House Apartments in Nashville. Terra House, which has achieved LEED Gold certification...

Published on 19 May 2017 Written by Batya Metalitz Posted in LEED

USGBC offers a resource for LEED project teams on prevention through design: a set of two webinars available on Education @USGBC.

The concept of "prevention...

Published on 19 May 2017 Written by Elizabeth Beardsley Posted in Advocacy and policy

The American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE) has released its annual City Energy Efficiency Scorecard Report. Ranking 51 large U.S. cities, the report...

Published on 19 May 2017 Written by Rodney Bischof Posted in Community

How did you celebrate Earth Day? Here in Fargo, USGBC North Dakota was partying with the Red River Zoo at its annual Party for the PlanetTM event...

Published on 19 May 2017 Written by Alica Dzelilovic Posted in Community

Women in the green building industry came together on May 8 with USGBC National Capital Region to celebrate progress and set new goals.

Inside the great ballroom at the University of the District of Columbia's...

Published on 19 May 2017 Written by Sarah Stanley Posted in Media

New collaboration to greatly accelerate green building growth through LEED certification in South Korean capital

Seoul, South Korea (May 18, 2017)—Today, USGBC and the Seoul Metropolitan Government signed an agreement to accelerate ...

Published on 17 May 2017 Written by Aline Peterson Posted in Community

Attend the Sustainable Brands conference from May 22–25 in Detroit, Michigan, to learn more about the power of brands that embrace sustainability. 

Purpose-driven brands are transforming the...

Published on 16 May 2017 Written by Heather Benjamin Posted in Center for Green Schools

At the Center for Green Schools, hands-on environmental and sustainability education is an essential part of our mission for our activities in schools and in...

Published on 16 May 2017 Written by Jennifer Wellman-... Posted in Community

Why become a member of USGBC National Capital Region? A membership offers the chance to get involved in your community, support local green building efforts and connect with other professionals who value...

Published on 16 May 2017 Written by Elizabeth Beardsley Posted in Advocacy and policy

Droughts, floods, migration and informal settlements, water quality, climate preparedness, earthquakes...these were just a few of the resiliency challenges discussed by workshop participants at Resilient Cities 2017. Countries...

Published on 16 May 2017 Written by Heather Benjamin Posted in LEED

Beyond being a game-changing green building rating system, LEED is now also a way to certify whole cities and communities. Make your city an environmentally friendly place that is...

Published on 11 May 2017 Written by Carrie Webster Posted in Community
Published on 11 May 2017 Written by Julia Feder Posted in Education

Are you working on a LEED v4 project in the Middle East? Looking for best practices for specifying and procuring green materials?

Join us for a workshop on May 22 with the...

Published on 11 May 2017 Written by Wes Sullens Posted in Industry

In press releases issued last week, the sponsoring organizations of the 2018 International Green Construction Code (2018-IgCC) provided an update on the development and publication plans for the model green code.

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Published on 10 May 2017 Written by Fleming Roberts Posted in Community

NeoCon®, one of the most important events of the year for the commercial design industry, is taking place at The Mart in Chicago, June 12–14. The three-day event attracts 50,000 design professionals and showcases hundreds of cutting-...

Published on 09 May 2017 Written by Trevyr Meade Posted in LEED

Does your LEED v4 O+M or BD+C project include a parking structure? If so, you may already be well on your way to also achieving...

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