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March 2013

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Published on February 27, 2013 Written by Maggie Comstock Posted in Advocacy and policy

In January 2013, the Metropolitan Government of Tokyo announced the results of the second year of reporting for its cap-and-trade program for commercial and industrial buildings. The innovative...

Published on February 27, 2013 Written by Molly Hislop Posted in Center for Green Schools
The Trash Monster at Greenway

National Green Week is a time to make students aware of important sustainability topics and get them excited to do their part to make a difference! What better way to drum up enthusiasm than with a fun and educational contest?

This year, there are three contests available at the national level during Green Week, each with their own great...

Published on February 27, 2013 Written by Jacob Kriss Posted in Media

Washington, D.C. (Feb. 27, 2013) — Today, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced the goals of its inaugural USGBC Senior Policy Fellow, including growing and developing USGBC and furthering the mission of the green building movement worldwide. Mark Ginsberg, who was named USGBC’s Senior Policy Fellow in December, will pursue an...

Published on February 27, 2013 Written by Lauren Elasik Posted in Community

A few weeks before the USGBC Charlotte Region Chapter’s annual holiday event last December, the Emerging Professionals Committee had a grand idea: In the giving spirit of the season, why not take leverage the event’s popularity to gather donations for a local school?

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