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Published on September 25, 2013 Written by Anonymous Posted in Greenbuild

In the recent couple of centuries, the greatest gap has been between the industrialized and the non-industrialized countries. Over the last two to three decades, that gap has been shrinking dramatically, and now the poor countries are growing much more rapidly than the wealthier countries. The big global story is how much progress there has...

Published on September 24, 2013 Written by Colin White Posted in Community

Thanks in part to its dedicated volunteers who contributed 500,000 hours to the green building movement in 2012 alone, the USGBC community continues to advance a healthier, more sustainable and prosperous built environment in communities across the globe. The ...

Published on September 24, 2013 Written by Hannah Wilber Posted in Center for Green Schools

In the final installment of of the Green Apple Day of Service Spotlight, I got a chance to speak with Cindy Thompson about a service project she is heading up this year, taking advantage of the resources her mother can help her access as the school's principal.

What stuck with me...

Published on September 24, 2013 Written by Walter Cuculic Posted in Community

Updated Oct. 17, 2013

Each year, USGBC’s growing member community influences the future of our movement by volunteering to serve on our Board of Directors and participating in a dynamic election.

On behalf of the Nominating Working Group, I am truly excited to...

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