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February 2011

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Published on February 25, 2011 Written by Nathaniel Allen Posted in Advocacy and policy

Since the start of the new year, legislators at all levels of government from across the country have been busy attending and hosting big events to advance green schools. State legislators in the 50 for 50 Green Schools Caucus Initiative have been...

Published on February 25, 2011 Written by Nathaniel Allen Posted in Center for Green Schools

Since the start of the new year, legislators at all levels of government from across the country have been busy attending and hosting big events to advance green schools. State legislators in the 50 for 50 Green Schools Caucus Initiative have been...

Published on February 22, 2011 Written by Bryan Howard Posted in Advocacy and policy

Representing one of the first significant acts of the new Republican majority, the House of Representatives is poised to pass a bill that would cut federal government programs by over $61 billion. There is no question that with the spiraling federal deficit, Congress does need to cut wasteful, duplicative and outdated programs - but...

Published on February 17, 2011 Written by Lauren Riggs Posted in LEED

The notion that green building is a process and not just an event is something that is often overlooked. Much like the life cycle of a building, the green building process is one that takes a building from merely a sustainable "vision" to a sustainable structure.

The LEED rating system centers on sustainable operations and providing...

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