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May 2012

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Published on April 30, 2012 Written by Anonymous Posted in Center for Green Schools

The weather held off for the USGBC South Florida Chapter Treasure Coast Branch's first Generation Green Event on April 21, 2012. 175 registered attendees representing four counties attended the Generation Green Awards Ceremony.

The program was meant to provide recognition for green...

Published on April 27, 2012 Written by Anonymous Posted in Center for Green Schools

Henley Middle School received grant funding from the Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy to build a Renewable Energy Resource Center. The Renewable Energy Resource Center is located in Crozet, Virginia and is part of the Albemarle County Public School Division. The Center includes a 42 kW solar photovoltaic array, a solar thermal...

Published on April 26, 2012 Written by Matt Pearce Posted in Advocacy and policy

"If you would understand anything, observe its beginning and its development." – Aristotle

Yesterday marked a pivotal moment for state and local green building policy wins. In the state capitol of California, USGBC, in partnership with the eight chapters that make up USGBC California,...

Published on April 25, 2012 Written by Janet Milkman Posted in Center for Green Schools

On April 19, the Delaware Valley Green Building Council recognized all 24 schools in their Chapter’s region that applied for the Green Ribbon program. Two of them, Radnor Middle School and Springside Chestnut Hill (pictured) were notified on Monday by the U.S. Department of Education that they had been named Green Ribbon Schools! The three...

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