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December 2013

Published on December 11, 2013 Written by Anthony Bernheim Posted in Industry

USGBC has promoted building industry transformation as the path to improved global and human health since our organization's infancy. Research Preview: Review of Health Language in LEED comes at an important time in the history...

Published on December 11, 2013 Written by Joseph Crea Posted in Industry

Today, in the midst of significant economic growth and social change, Brazil is preparing to host the 2014 FIFA World Cup, arguably the world’s premier sporting event. From June 12 to July 13, the games will put Brazil front and center in the global spotlight.

Last month, the organizers celebrated an important milestone on the road...

Published on December 6, 2013 Written by Jacob Kriss Posted in Industry
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Pedronet via Flickr

Here’s our weekly collection of green building clips:

‘Green buildings’ concept takes root in Kingdom, Arab News. USGBC CEO Rick Fedrizzi visited Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, to laud progress made and encourage further action.


Published on December 5, 2013 Written by Kristin Dispenza Posted in Industry

Greenbuild continues to be one of the industry’s most successful trade shows… but how are local sustainability shows faring? Read one city’s story – and share your own.

Last month, many of us had the pleasure of going to Philadelphia for Greenbuild 2013. And going to Greenbuild is a bit like going on...

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