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Published on 01 Apr 2016 Posted in Media
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LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) homes are green homes, and they are transforming the residential market and people’s lives around the world.

LEED homes are built to be healthier and safer by providing cleaner...

Published on 01 Apr 2016 Posted in Media

The Greenbuild International Conference and Expo, owned and operated by Informa and presented by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), is the world’s largest green building exposition of its type, providing a forum for the green...

Published on 01 Apr 2016 Posted in Media
Published on 01 Apr 2016 Posted in Media

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) established the Center for Green Schools in 2010 to help focus its green school efforts and affect change for this critical building type – no other buildings speak more to the power of green...

Published on 31 Mar 2016 Written by Rachel Gilbert Posted in Media

Recipients represent impressive environmental efforts in schools across the United States

Pittsburgh—(March 31, 2016)—Today, the Center for Green Schools at USGBC, in...

Published on 23 Mar 2016 Written by Leticia McCadden Posted in Media

New report by USGBC, the 21st Century School Fund and National Council on School Facilities projects a $46 billion annual deficit in U.S. school funding

Washington, D.C.—(March 23, 2016)—The...

Published on 14 Mar 2016 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Media

Health and well-being rapidly emerging as important area of opportunity for the industry

March 14, 2016 (Amsterdam)—GRESB, the global standard for environmental, social and governance (ESG)...

Published on 18 Feb 2016 Written by Leticia McCadden Posted in Media

LEED in Motion: Hospitality report highlights hotel brands across the world incorporating LEED and other sustainability practices

Washington, D.C.—(Feb. 18, 2016)—Today, USGBC released its...

Published on 16 Feb 2016 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Media

New SmartMarket report shows global green building continues to double every three years

Washington, DC (Feb. 16, 2016) – USGBC has announced the results of the Dodge Data & Analytics...

Published on 10 Feb 2016 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Media

World’s leading green credentialing body and industry association collaborate to increase deployment of cleaner, resilient energy grids for more sustainable cities, communities and campuses

Austin, TX—(Feb. 10, 2016)—Today,...

Published on 08 Feb 2016 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Media

More than 1,200 expected to convene in Pittsburgh for annual conference that brings together school thought leaders and champions

Washington, D.C.—(Feb. 8, 2016)—The Green Schools Conference and Expo (GSCE), presented by the...

Published on 03 Feb 2016 Written by Rachel Gilbert Posted in Media

Beth Cope will lead the state’s green building efforts toward a more sustainable future

Washington, D.C.—(Feb. 3, 2016)—Today, USGBC announced the appointment of Beth Cope as the...

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