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Published on 23 Oct 2015 Written by John Mandyck Posted in Industry

We have a belief at United Technologies that data drives decisions. Thanks to USGBC...

Published on 21 Oct 2015 Posted in Industry

This article was originally published in the September/October 2015 issue of USGBC+. Read the original version.

Walking down a pristine gravel road past the fields of grazing Jersey cows, meandering...

Published on 16 Oct 2015 Written by Taryn Holowka Posted in Industry

The Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB) is an industry-driven organization committed to assessing the sustainability performance of real estate portfolios around the globe.

This year, GRESB will present the GRESB Investor...

Published on 16 Oct 2015 Written by Heather Benjamin Posted in Industry

Professionals in the retail sector have unique needs when it comes to combining sustainable building practices, energy savings and corporate-wide business goals. 

At Greenbuild 2015, taking place Nov. 18-20 at the Washington...

Published on 15 Oct 2015 Written by Kathy Abusow Posted in Industry

The Sustainability Forestry Initiative (SFI) recognized Rick Holley, the CEO of Seattle-based Plum Creek Timber Company, this month for his longstanding work in illustrating how wood that’s...

Published on 14 Oct 2015 Posted in Industry

This article was originally published in the September/October 2015 issue of USGBC+. Read the original version.

A pocket of affluent suburban neighborhoods in oil-rich Houston wouldn’t likely pop up...

Published on 13 Oct 2015 Written by Nicolette Mueller Posted in Industry

This article was previously published on the Greenbuild 2015 blog.

“Today, we are more connected than ever, better informed than ever, and have better tools than ever.  The recipes for positive change...

Published on 13 Oct 2015 Written by Heather Benjamin Posted in Industry

For professionals in the commercial real estate sector, it’s imperative to keep up not only with advances in environmentally sound construction, but also with how green building dovetails with business principles.

At Greenbuild...

Published on 13 Oct 2015 Written by Lisa Matthiessen Posted in Industry

This is one of the most exciting times in USGBC’s history, and we depend on you, our national members, to help propel our organization forward to advance the green building movement’s growth and global reach. One of the most important ways you can support USGBC is voting in our...

Published on 12 Oct 2015 Written by Megan Sparks Posted in Industry

Wondering how to achieve WELL certification for your building? The WELL certification process involves a Documentation Review step similar to LEED certification, along with an on-site Performance Verification performed by a...

Published on 08 Oct 2015 Written by Kate Hurst Posted in Industry

Acclaimed filmmaker and explorer James Cameron will be the keynote speaker for the Greenbuild opening plenary on Wednesday, Nov. 18 from 8:00-10:00 a.m. Cameron will be joined by MSNBC's Morning Joe co-...

Published on 07 Oct 2015 Posted in Industry

This article was originally published in the September/October 2015 issue of USGBC+. Read the original version.

In recent years, sustainability has transformed from a niche concern to a leading...

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