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Published on April 24, 2012 Written by Jason Hartke Posted in Advocacy and policy

Note: this blog was originally published on The Guardian

When you think of Houston you might think of 10-gallon cowboy hats, Nasa and a terrific barbecue. But you might not necessarily think about green building and sustainability...

Published on April 24, 2012 Written by Rachel Gutter Posted in Center for Green Schools

Last week, I was able to visit one of the most beautiful places I’ve ever been to make an exciting announcement, recognizing the Green School in Bali as the Center for Green School’s “2012 Greenest School on Earth.” The school has some incredible features, such as structures made from...

Published on April 23, 2012 Written by Ashley Katz Posted in Media

Innovative program established by the U.S. Green Building Council and Environmental Defense Fund to drive adoption of demand response in commercial building market

Washington, DC – (April 23, 2012) –The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) today announced that Southern California Edison (SCE)...

Published on April 23, 2012 Written by Jennifer Easton Posted in Industry

Every day should be Earth Day. But having a holiday to serve as an important reminder and a rallying point for all makes celebrating that much sweeter...and significant.

We asked you about your #EarthDay plans on Twitter: Read on for some of our favorite tweets and submissions.

Happy Earth Day! I'm celebrating by reducing my...

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