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Published on 14 Sep 2016 Written by Amanda Sawit Posted in Center for Green Schools

There’s still time to join us for Green Apple Day of Service on Saturday, Sept. 24, by participating in a service event near you. Tell us you’re in by signing up now

Green Apple Day of Service gathers parents,...

Published on 13 Sep 2016 Written by Jack Fraser Posted in LEED

Applying many of the requirements for LEED® v4 for Building Operations and Maintenance: Existing Buildings (LEED O+M) can result in drastic reductions in energy use, water consumption and heating and cooling demands. Beyond...

Published on 13 Sep 2016 Written by Heather Benjamin Posted in Education

Professionals in the retail sector have unique needs when it comes to combining sustainable building practices, energy savings and corporate-wide business goals. 

At Greenbuild 2016, taking place Oct. 5–7 at the Los...

Published on 13 Sep 2016 Written by Amanda Sawit Posted in Community

The Center for Green Schools and Second Nature recently announced the...

Published on 12 Sep 2016 Written by Trevor Holt Posted in Sponsored


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Published on 12 Sep 2016 Written by Doug Widener Posted in Center for Green Schools

Indianapolis Public Schools looking to green their schools this fall can get help with supplies from USGBC IndianaGreen Apple Day of Service gives parents, teachers,...

Published on 12 Sep 2016 Written by Heather Benjamin Posted in Community

Where better to see a film festival than Los Angeles, center of the movie industry? The location for the 10th annual Greenbuild International Film Festival seems especially appropriate this year. Its...

Published on 12 Sep 2016 Written by Nora Knox Posted in Community

Have you thought about becoming a LEED professional, but you’re deterred by the cost? If so, today is your day, because the Bank of America Charitable Foundation has partnered with USGBC and we are now accepting applications...

Published on 12 Sep 2016 Written by Nora Knox Posted in Community

At Greenbuild 2016, the ideals and passion of the green building community are sure to come alive. If you're a full-time student or a young adult, you can volunteer at Greenbuild and receive free admission....

Published on 09 Sep 2016 Written by Elizabeth Beardsley Posted in Advocacy and policy

On Saturday, Sept. 3, the White House announced that for the first time, the U.S. and China, the world’s two biggest emitters, have formally joined the historic Paris climate agreement aimed at reducing carbon pollution. By jointly signing the Paris Agreement, the world’s two largest...

Published on 09 Sep 2016 Written by Amanda Sawit Posted in

This November, leading companies, institutions and visionary leaders in the green construction sector will convene in Belgrade, Serbia, for the 2016 Green Building Expo

The event will highlight trends in the European green...

Published on 09 Sep 2016 Written by Nathan Baer Posted in Sponsored

As the statewide energy efficiency and renewable resource program for Wisconsin utilities, Focus on Energy is pleased to be part of the Better Buildings...

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