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Published on 13 Mar 2017 Written by Rukesh Samarasekera Posted in LEED

This article is part of a series that provides an overview of the requirements and options in LEED.

In a previous article, we explained...

Published on 10 Mar 2017 Written by Kate Revuax Posted in Advocacy and policy

On March 6, USGBC Iowa Market Leadership Advisory Board members and supporting USGBC staff met with Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds, Secretary of State Paul Pate, and Governor Terry Branstad to advocate for the implementation...

Published on 10 Mar 2017 Written by Scot Horst Posted in Industry

Questions about perception and reality have been part of philosophical discourse since the beginning of recorded time. Is what we perceive real? Is there more to it than we can see? A professor once pointed out to me that we see things differently once we experience them, that children who have...

Published on 09 Mar 2017 Written by Joseph Crea Posted in Industry

On March 23, the 2017 Green Building Japan Spring Symposium will take place in Tokyo, Japan. Mahesh Ramanujam, president...

Published on 09 Mar 2017 Written by Nora Knox Posted in Industry

At USGBC, we know the marketplace is changing fast. In the past few years, the green business and sustainability industries have grown dramatically, and it seems that we are frequently adding new certification and credentialing opportunities to our efforts. We also know that it can be hard to...

Published on 08 Mar 2017 Written by Heather Benjamin Posted in Advocacy and policy

Join USGBC for a cross-sector dialogue on energy efficiency solutions at the 2017 Better Buildings Summit in Washington, D.C., this spring. USGBC is an...

Published on 08 Mar 2017 Written by Sarah Buente Posted in Industry

GBCI is now offering the Zero Waste Business Associate certificate program, which trains professionals to help businesses get to zero waste and to guide...

Published on 08 Mar 2017 Written by Courtney Yan Posted in LEED

This article is the last installment in a four-part series about demand response.

As part of the...

Published on 07 Mar 2017 Written by Jennifer Wellman-... Posted in Community

Are you looking to become more involved with the green building movement? Would you like to make an impact on your local community? Interested in building your leadership skills and resume? USGBC National Capital...

Published on 07 Mar 2017 Written by Leticia McCadden Posted in Media

Record-breaking waste diversion rate of 90 percent and first year water restoration initiatives among highlights

Washington, D.C.—March 7, 2017—Informa Exhibitions U.S. and USGBC announced the release of the...

Published on 07 Mar 2017 Written by Heather Benjamin Posted in LEED

The LEED Green Associate exam is your gateway to a credential that distinguishes you in the job market as a green building expert. As a LEED Green Associate, you show the world your knowledge of and commitment to high-...

Published on 06 Mar 2017 Written by Rukesh Samarasekera Posted in LEED

This article is part of a series that provides an overview of the fundamental components of LEED.

LEED points, LEED credits, LEED...

Published on 06 Mar 2017 Written by Jan Green Posted in Community

The energy efficiency and performance of your home is an important consideration in Arizona's climate. Jan Green, USGBC Arizona's Residential...

Published on 06 Mar 2017 Written by Kunal Gulati Posted in Industry

PEER marches onto Washington, D.C., this month with the "Smart Cities Powered by Smart Grids" roadshow workshop. Join...

Published on 06 Mar 2017 Written by Selina Holmes Posted in LEED

You've made the big decision—you're going to pursue LEED v4 certification using the Homes rating system. Now it's time to get your ducks in a row.

We offer many resources for LEED project teams to get you started...

Published on 03 Mar 2017 Written by Sandra Doherty Posted in Community

On February 11, the USGBC South Carolina Low Country Branch participated in the fourth annual Charleston STEM Fest 2017, an outdoor celebration of...

Published on 03 Mar 2017 Written by Selina Holmes Posted in LEED

You've made the big decision—you're going to pursue LEED v4 certification using the Neighborhood Development (ND) rating system. Now it's time to get your ducks in a row.

We offer many resources for LEED project...

Published on 02 Mar 2017 Written by Taryn Holowka Posted in Industry

USGBC is pleased to announce that Wes Sullens has joined us as the Director of Codes Technical Development. Wes comes to USGBC from a local government agency in Alameda County, California (...

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