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October 2013

Published on October 24, 2013 Written by Sam Glass Posted in Industry

Building green is one of the most important tenets in creating a sustainable future. In less than fifteen years, LEED has grown from a vision among a small group of committed environmentalist to a global force that certifies thousands of green buildings per year. Perhaps one reason for LEED’s rapid growth is that green building is...

Published on October 24, 2013 Written by Chris Pyke Posted in Industry

Why "Big Data" will transform the design, construction, and operation of the built environment.

So, an engineer, scientist, designer, and an entrepreneur walk into a bar… It could be the beginning of a bad joke, but in San Francisco last week these professionals all agreed on at least one thing: Big Data will...

Published on October 21, 2013 Written by Erin Emery Hartz Posted in Industry

Article updated Nov. 4

If you're a LEED professional, please note that your My Credentials account will be unavailable from Monday, Oct. 28 to Tuesday, Nov. 5 while we make exciting new updates.

During this time you won't be able to record any CE hours.

If you need assistance please contact us...

Published on October 21, 2013 Written by Erin Emery Hartz Posted in Industry

This is your last chance to earn a specialty credential for free without taking the exam.

LEED APs without a specialty can upgrade to a BD+C, ID+C or O+M specialty, with USGBC’s Principles of LEED webinar series (only available through Oct. 27, 2013)

This free six-hour webinar series...

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