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February 2012

Published on February 21, 2012 Written by Anonymous Posted in Center for Green Schools

The college experience: fraternity parties, football games and…LEED. LEED (or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) has played an integral part on the University of California San Diego (UCSD) campus. When UCSD...

Published on February 17, 2012 Written by Anonymous Posted in Community
LEED Gold-seeking home built by Fort Collins Habitat for Humanity

Imagine a world where potential is not governed by what we're told to be, the only fear is not giving enough, and business-as-usual, is a little more...unreasonable.

As a USGBC Emerging Professional, Colorado Chapter member, and...

Published on February 16, 2012 Written by Bryan Howard Posted in Advocacy and policy

As members of the House and Senate tax writing committees continue to negotiate over the extension payroll tax cut and other tax incentives, six senators of the Senate Finance Committee, spearheaded by Olympia Snowe (ME) and Jeff Bingaman (NM) sent a letter to Treasury Secretary...

Published on February 16, 2012 Written by Bryan Howard Posted in Advocacy and policy

Yesterday, Representative Charles Bass (NH) and Representative Jim Matheson (UT) introduced bipartisan legislation that deploy energy efficiency programs across many sectors of the built environment.

H.R. 4017, “The Smart Energy Act,” picks up on the...

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