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Published on September 27, 2011 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Center for Green Schools

Stop by the Center for Green Schools display at Greenbuild and you just might learn something! The Center for Green Schools at USGBC has been busy preparing for this year’Greenbuild International Conference & Expo taking place next week at Metro...

Published on September 25, 2011 Written by Jeremy Sigmon Posted in Advocacy and policy

If you've followed the development of the International Green Construction Code, you'd know that the code's coverage of low-rise residential buildings has been knocked around like a punching bag. First it was in. But since it was incorporated by reference and the development committee couldn't touch it, the residential content meshed neither...

Published on September 25, 2011 Written by Jeremy Sigmon Posted in Industry

If you've followed the development of the International Green Construction Code, you'd know that the code's coverage of low-rise residential buildings has been knocked around like a punching bag. First it was in. But since it was incorporated by reference and the development committee couldn't touch it, the residential content meshed neither...

Published on September 22, 2011 Written by Rick Fedrizzi Posted in Community

No power on Earth can stop an idea whose time has come.
– Victor Hugo

You don't have time to be starstruck. Yet we are struck, not by a performance in front of the camera but by the dedication to a cause (like Petra Nemcova whose organization Happy Hearts Fund...

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