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August 2013

Published on August 30, 2013 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Industry

Here’s our weekly collection of green building clips:

Why Are Some States Trying to Ban LEED Green Building Standards? The Atlantic Cities. USGBC’s Lane Burt...

Published on August 30, 2013 Written by Mark Ginsberg Posted in Community

This article is part of a series of stories from USGBC's community celebrating 20 years of green building triumphs. Take a walk down memory lane with USGBC, as we reflect on favorite moments and share memories from the last 20 years. Share your own green building triumphs using #USGBC20.

During the late...

Published on August 29, 2013 Written by Melissa Le Roy Posted in Community

South Carolina recently became the first state to offer a High School Sustainability Curriculum program, developed by the USGBC South Carolina Chapter, which now boasts graduates who have achieved their LEED Green Associate credentials.  

Students in the Sustainability Curriculum...

Published on August 29, 2013 Written by Anonymous Posted in Media

Our newly released report, LEED in Motion: People and Progress, or LEED en Acción: Personas y Progreso, is now available in Spanish.

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