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Published on 18 Aug 2014 Written by Tristan Roberts Posted in Media
The LEED Platinum Parkview Green in Beijing. Credit: Dennis Wu

This article originally appeared on BuildingGreen.com on Aug. 12, 2014.

GBCI will partner with Bureau Veritas to provide global support for LEED certification, with a focus on customer service and rigor.

A new partnership between Bureau Veritas S.A....

Published on 05 Aug 2014 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Media

Kristen Trovillion Chosen as 2014 Fellow and Will Serve as Full-Time Sustainability Officer for the District

GRAND RAPIDS — (Aug. 5, 2014) — Grand Rapids Public Schools and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced today that the district has been...

Published on 05 Aug 2014 Written by Jacob Kriss Posted in Media

Brazil is the Fifth Largest Market for LEED-Certified Projects Outside the U.S.

São Paulo, Brazil — (Aug. 5, 2014) — Today, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) released its LEED in Motion: Brazil...

Published on 31 Jul 2014 Written by Taryn Holowka Posted in Media

Move Will Facilitate LEED Certification Process and Support Green Building in Global Hubs

Washington, D.C. — (July 31, 2014) — Today, the Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI), the third-party certification body for the LEED (Leadership in...

Published on 30 Jul 2014 Written by Jacob Kriss Posted in Media

GopalaKrishnan.P Selected to Lead the Business Development and LEED Support Hub in India

Chennai, India — (30 July 2014) — The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announces two new hires for its new LEED hub, which is based in Chennai. GopalaKrishnan....

Published on 18 Jul 2014 Posted in Media
Bangalore, India. Ming-yen Hsu via Flickr

Ranjani Govind of The Hindu reports on a recent trip by USGBC executives to India and a major announcement of a new partnership with The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI).

LEED with a regional perspective

Parameters will be applicable...

Published on 09 Jul 2014 Written by Cecilia Shutters Posted in Media

Briefs expand USGBC offerings aimed at green building market transparency on a global scale

Washington, D.C. — (July 9, 2014) — Today, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced the launch of an expanded online data visualization resource that...

Published on 07 Jul 2014 Posted in Media

New Delhi, June 7: The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) today announced a strategic collaboration to accelerate the development of high performance buildings in India and Southeast Asia.

Developing a...

Published on 24 Jun 2014 Written by Jacob Kriss Posted in Media

Washington, D.C. — (June 24, 2014) — Today, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced that its Conference and Events team has earned certification under ISO 20121: 2012, a new standard signifying excellence in sustainable event planning and management.

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Published on 19 Jun 2014 Written by Jacob Kriss Posted in Media

Report Ranks the Top States for LEED Certified Homes: California, New York and Texas Top the List

Washington, D.C. (June 19, 2014) —The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) now estimates that there are as many as 150,000 LEED-...

Published on 17 Jun 2014 Written by Jacob Kriss Posted in Media

Brazil is the Fifth Largest Among the Top Five Markets for LEED-Certified Buildings in the World

Maracanã, South America’s Largest Stadium, Will Host Final World Cup Game

Washington, D.C. — (17 June 2014) — ...

Published on 09 Jun 2014 Written by Joseph Crea Posted in Media

Announcement Part of Multi-City and Multi-Country Council Visit Within Asia

China Second Largest Market in the World for LEED Green Building Activity

Beijing — (June 9, 2014) — Today, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced that 29 of...

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