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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 Anonymous Posted in LEED

Earlier this week, USGBC announced a Fourth Public Comment period for LEED 2012, running from May 1 – 15. While we’re not particularly looking forward to the upcoming sleepless nights required to keep things on schedule, staff is excited about other aspects of this upcoming comment period. As we engage in what we expect to be the final public...

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