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Published on 25 Nov 2014 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Media

Board of Directors supports the mission, vision and values of USGBC, advances green building movement and sustainable future

Washington, D.C. -- (Nov. 25, 2014) -- USGBC announced today the newly elected and appointed officers and directors to its 2015 Board of Directors.

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Published on 24 Nov 2014 Posted in Media

When: Nov. 18-20, 2015

Where: Washington Convention Center, 801 Mt Vernon Pl NW, Washington, DC

About: USGBC’s Greenbuild International Conference & Expo is the world’s largest conference...

Published on 19 Nov 2014 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Media

USGBC honored for service to the planet with Champions of the Earth award

Washington, D.C. (Nov. 19, 2014)—USGBC was honored today as a winner of the United Nations’ top environmental accolade, the...

Published on 13 Nov 2014 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Media

According to a new survey released by USGBC, 87 percent of Indian green building professionals indicated that they anticipate the use of LEED in India to increase overall, with nine out of ten industry senior executives in India anticipating that their LEED-related work will increase over the...

Published on 06 Nov 2014 Written by Christopher Gray Posted in Media

Washington, D.C. – (Nov. 6, 2014) – USGBC announced today the addition of six new member organizations to its LEED International Roundtable, a team of practitioners, green building experts and organizations from around the...

Published on 04 Nov 2014 Posted in Media
Photo credit: Rob Moody

Benefits of LEED-Certified Homes: Savings, Value, Well-Being, Trusted

Homes don’t merely have an outsized impact on our personal lives, they are also a critical piece of the broader building industry. The National Association of Home Builders reports that as of the...

Published on 30 Oct 2014 Written by Aline Peterson Posted in Media

School Districts to Receive Hands-on Sustainability Support

Washington, D.C. – (Oct. 30, 2014) – The Center for Green Schools at USGBC announced today the 2014 recipients of its school district scholarship program. The...

Published on 29 Oct 2014 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Media

Updated November 18, 2014

Extension offers the green building industry additional time to prepare for the newest version of LEED

WASHINGTON, DC (Oct. 29, 2014) – The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)...

Published on 23 Oct 2014 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Media

‘LEED in Motion: Retail’ report also reveals nearly 8,000 retailers worldwide participate in LEED

Washington, D.C – (Oct. 23, 2014) -- The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced today a new report detailing the extensive involvement of the...

Published on 21 Oct 2014 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Media

Backed by Smart Building Technology from Honeywell, USGBC’s LEED
Dynamic Plaque Helps Measure and Improve Ongoing Facility Performance

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Oct. 21, 2014) – USGBC and Honeywell today...

Published on 17 Oct 2014 Posted in Media

MARKET IMPACT

By 2015, an estimated 40-48% of new nonresidential construction by value will be green, equating to a $120-145 billion opportunity1

U.S. respondents to a 2012 international survey projected that 58% of their building activities in 2015 would...

Published on 17 Oct 2014 Posted in Media

What is LEED? LEED, or Leadership in Energy...

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