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Published on 25 May 2016 Written by Nancy Church Posted in Community

With the passage in late April of an ordinance in metro Louisville, Kentucky now has seven Energy Project Assessment Districts (EPAD), called PACE, or “Property Assessed Clean Energy” elsewhere in the United States. 



Thanks to the efforts of many, including the...

Published on 25 May 2016 Written by Bethany Wilcoxon Posted in Community

USGBC’s Community Advancement team has been working with diverse community and faith-based...

Published on 25 May 2016 Written by Kris Wilson Posted in Community

Building off the 2014 conference theme "Engage," USGBC Wyoming invites you take your sustainable building work further and "Innovate" in 2016. Join us at the LEED Silver...

Published on 25 May 2016 Written by Mary Grauerholz Posted in Community

This article was originally published as "Healing Hospitals" in the May/June issue of USGBC+. Read the original version.

The global architectural firm HDR Inc. was in the middle of designing a new...

Published on 25 May 2016 Written by Brenden McEneaney Posted in Community

Attend GreenerBuilder 2016 to learn what you need to be at the forefront of greening the built environment, including sessions on LEED v4.

The event...

Published on 25 May 2016 Written by Jim McGarry Posted in Center for Green Schools

Across the country, there is a shift toward more efficient, healthier and greener schools, spurred in part by sustainable design and purchasing trends that shape today’s cutting-edge learning environments. One of the premier events for practitioners is...

Published on 24 May 2016 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Media

New credit continues push for better understanding and decision making around building materials & products

Washington, D.C.—(May 24, 2016)—Today, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced a new LEED pilot credit—...

Published on 24 May 2016 Written by Stephen Burk Posted in Community

USGBC Minnesota runs the Dynamic Green Home Project, a program that helps place and manage volunteers who learn about green...

Published on 24 May 2016 Written by Sarah Buente Posted in Industry

Early adopter pricing for SITES expires next Tuesday, May 31—take advantage of this offer and register your...

Published on 24 May 2016 Written by Amanda Sawit Posted in International

USGBC’s mission is to bring the environmental and human health benefits of green buildings to all, and it is committed to accelerating the adoption of LEED in new and existing markets. 

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Published on 24 May 2016 Written by Emily Riordan Posted in International

Join USGBC and SUMe on Monday, June 6 for a one-hour webcast to kick off Green Apple Day of Service 2016 in Latin America.

When: Monday, June 6, 11:00 a.m. EDT/10:00 a.m. Mexico...

Published on 24 May 2016 Written by Amanda Sawit Posted in LEED

The deadline to enter the 2015 LEED Homes Awards is fast approaching. Don’t miss an opportunity to showcase your achievements in residential green building by submitting your nomination by this Friday, May 27, 2016. 

The annual...

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