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May 2013

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Published on May 29, 2013 Written by Donald Orndoff Posted in LEED
The LEED Gold-certified Kaiser Westside Medical Center in Hillsboro, Ore. Credit

Last week, the U.S. Green Building Council joined Kaiser Permanente in Hillsboro, Ore., to put a LEED Gold plaque on our Westside Medical Center.  

Kaiser Permanente has achieved LEED certification for other buildings in the past, but this was the first LEED...

Published on May 29, 2013 Written by Anonymous Posted in Greenbuild

Washington, D.C. (May 29, 2013) – Today, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced that Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will give the opening keynote address at its 2013 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo. This year’s conference will take place November 20-22 in Philadelphia at the...

Published on May 28, 2013 Written by Kate Hurst Posted in Greenbuild

Over the last decade we’ve watched Greenbuild grow into the industry's can't miss event, and this year we’re confident this is going to be our biggest and best Greenbuild yet. 

In 2013, we’re celebrating our theme, Greenbuild Nation, in the great city of...

Published on May 28, 2013 Written by Sara Cederberg Posted in LEED

Welcome back to the LEED v4 first look series, where we’re giving you a sneak preview at the new or updated tools and resources that are part on the LEED v4 program. Everything that we’ve done has been based on the great feedback we’ve received from a number of sources including LEED volunteers, participants in the LEED v4...

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