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Published on 14 Jun 2016 Written by Jessica Pinkston Posted in Community

Building a robust foundation of advocates is essential in effective community development, and USGBC is dedicated to supporting our community leaders to meet this challenge. Every year, we gather at Convergence to provide our key...

Published on 14 Jun 2016 Written by Rachel Gilbert Posted in Media

LEED in Motion: Industrial Facilities report from U.S. Green Building Council highlights facilities incorporating LEED and green practices

Washington, D.C.—(June 14, 2016)—Today, USGBC released its...

Published on 13 Jun 2016 Written by Whitney Ward Posted in Community

Over the past two years, USGBC Utah has been partnering with Salt Lake City to promote Project Skyline, a city initiative to expand building energy...

Published on 13 Jun 2016 Written by Monica Kanojia Posted in Industry

Driving the reduction of energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions through efficiency projects in the retail sector can be difficult, particularly when many energy managers lack awareness of financing mechanisms available to them to fund their projects. To address this market barrier, the...

Published on 13 Jun 2016 Written by Nancy Church Posted in Community

For the third year, USGBC Kentucky Emerging Professionals and members have the opportunity to help our community raise funds by volunteering at a...

Published on 13 Jun 2016 Written by Grant Olear Posted in Advocacy and policy

USGBC is a member of the Building Efficiency Accelerator (BEA), a program under the U.N.’s Sustainable Energy for All (...

Published on 13 Jun 2016 Written by Jessica Pinkston Posted in Community

Micro-grids, performance, human health, sustainable landscapes and more—the definition of green building keeps expanding, but with the addition of several green building rating systems to the GBCI roster, you might be feeling a little lost...

Published on 13 Jun 2016 Written by Sarah Buente Posted in LEED
Published on 10 Jun 2016 Posted in Community

Minnesota is no stranger to sustainable stadiums. TCF BankStadium was the first college football field to achieve LEED certification (Silver) for New Construction, the ...

Published on 10 Jun 2016 Posted in Industry

At Salesforce, we consider the environment one of our key stakeholders. We believe our position as a technology leader comes with a responsibility to do right by the planet, and we are committed to harnessing...

Published on 09 Jun 2016 Written by Joseph Crea Posted in Media

New strategic partnership focuses on jumpstarting the availability of green, healthy homes across the country

9 June 2016 (Mumbai, India) – The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and its...

Published on 09 Jun 2016 Written by Kathryn Tart Posted in LEED

What is the LEED definition of a single building? What are your options if you want to certify more than one building in a single registration? 

Let's review the different paths to LEED certification if you have more than one...

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