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Published on July 27, 2012 Written by Anonymous Posted in Media

When: Oct. 22-24, 2014

Where: New Orleans Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Blvd., New Orleans, LA

About: USGBC’s Greenbuild International Conference & Expo is the world’s largest conference dedicated to green building....

Published on July 27, 2012 Written by Anonymous Posted in Media
Photo credit: Benjamin Benschneider

FOR COMMERCIAL BUILDING OWNERS

Overall Trends

  • The top two reasons for building green: client demand (35%) and market demand (33%).1
  • Between 2008 and 2012, there was dramatic growth in the percentage of firms that built green to achieve lower operating costs (increased to...

Published on July 27, 2012 Written by Anonymous Posted in LEED
Photo credit: Benjamin Benschneider

FOR COMMERCIAL BUILDING OWNERS

Overall Trends

  • The top two reasons for building green: client demand (35%) and market demand (33%).1
  • Between 2008 and 2012, there was dramatic growth in the percentage of firms that built green to achieve lower operating costs (increased to...

Published on July 27, 2012 Written by Kristin Ferguson Posted in Center for Green Schools

While summer brings a quieter time on campus in some respects, we at the Center for Green School know that summers are also hectic times for new construction, renovations and maintenance projects across campus. If your campus has been undertaken innovative sustainability projects that you are proud of over the last year, you should consider...

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