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Published on 12 Dec 2013 Written by Rukesh Samarasekera Posted in Industry

Much has been said about Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh’s terrific plan to revitalize Downtown Las Vegas, but some may not know it all began with one building – namely, the major renovation of an old city hall that’s on target...

Published on 12 Dec 2013 Posted in Industry

Today, our very own Scot Horst and Mahesh Ramanujam will be speaking at The Atlantic Energy and Infrastructure Super Summit. The Atlantic has gathered a select group of senior leaders for conversations on innovative water conservation efforts, evolving green building standards, and the...

Published on 11 Dec 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...

Published on 11 Dec 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...

Published on 06 Dec 2013 Written by Jacob Kriss Posted in Industry
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Pedronet via Flickr

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

Published on 05 Dec 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....

Published on 15 Nov 2013 Written by Jacob Kriss Posted in Industry
Philadelphia, via Flickr

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Greenbuild expo slated for Philadelphia, Daily Commercial News. Join us next week in the City of Brotherly Love for the world...

Published on 08 Nov 2013 Written by Jacob Kriss Posted in Industry
puroticorico via Flickr

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Senators try to ban ‘green’ standards, Columbus Dispatch. The chemical industry lobby is...

Published on 06 Nov 2013 Written by Erin Emery Hartz Posted in Industry

We’re excited to announce the latest enhancements to your credential experience.

Now you can manage your LEED credentials, view or report credential maintenance activities, and register for an exam on usgbc.org.

Check out these highlights:

  • An intuitive...

Published on 01 Nov 2013 Written by Jacob Kriss Posted in Industry
San Francisco, via Flickr

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Elevating green building as a health issue, San Jose Mercury News. The USGBC Northern...

Published on 31 Oct 2013 Posted in Industry

At a time when businesses, governments and consumers are looking for ways to deliver the most sustainability 'bang for their buck', credible standards are starting to show that they're worth the investment.  

Around the world, governments, companies and...

Published on 25 Oct 2013 Written by Jacob Kriss Posted in Industry
The skyline of Portland, Ore., home to 202 LEED-certified projects.

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Clash of the green giants, Portland Tribune. This feature takes an in-depth look at why LEED is the world’s premier system for...

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