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September 2012

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Published on September 29, 2012 Written by Rick Fedrizzi Posted in Center for Green Schools

This week, I had the extraordinary opportunity to attend the Annual Meeting of the Clinton Global Initiative, a gathering that brings together leaders from around the world and encourages them to make a commitment to tackle some of the biggest challenges facing the global community.

USGBC's mission is nothing short of building a better...

Published on September 28, 2012 Written by Jennifer Easton Posted in Industry

Our weekly collection of green building clips. Share your good reads of the week in the comments below.

  • Green apples in Jordan: With Green Apple Day of Service just one day away, the green building and schools community have been...

Published on September 28, 2012 Written by Jennifer Easton Posted in Greenbuild

Think fast: Do you need a permit to implement greywater irrigation? How about filters? What is greywater, anyway?

Get the facts at Greenbuild this November, during the “Drink, Wash, Water – Policy,...

Published on September 27, 2012 Written by Ashley Katz Posted in Media

"Commercial Building Modernization Act” Endorsed by Diverse Coalition of Real Estate Industry, Energy and Environmental Advocates

(Washington, DC) – Legislation recently introduced by Senator Olympia Snowe (R-ME) — joined by Senators Jeff Bingaman (D-NM), Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), and Benjamin Cardin (D-MD) as co-sponsors —...

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