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Published on 17 Nov 2017 Written by Lisa McNabola Posted in Community

Seventhwave as a nonprofit focused on advancing energy efficiency, lives its mission through research, consulting, program administration and education. Improve your technical know-how and join Seventhwave at these...

Published on 17 Nov 2017 Posted in Sponsored

According to the National Institute of Building Sciences, the demand for high-performing buildings is increasing. That demand compels key stakeholders to consider all...

Published on 17 Nov 2017 Written by Danielle Makous Posted in Center for Green Schools

This fall, USGBC staff joined the movement of parents, teachers and organizations working to make our schools greener through Green Apple Day of Service. More than 70 percent of our Washington, D.C.-based staff and over 50 percent of our staff...

Published on 16 Nov 2017 Written by Suzanne Haerther Posted in Community

I had the honor of attending the Georgia Green Strides Tour 2017 with Andrea Falken of the U.S. Department of Education and Keisha Ford-Jenrette of the Georgia...

Published on 16 Nov 2017 Written by Elizabeth Beardsley Posted in Advocacy and policy

At COP23 this week in Bonn, Germany, a new report was released showing the cumulative impact of commitments by U.S. states, cities and businesses to take affirmative action to mitigate climate change.

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Published on 15 Nov 2017 Written by Michael Lehman Posted in Greenbuild

At Greenbuild Boston, the Greenbuild Education Committees worked hard behind the scenes for the education program, the most popular reason to attend Greenbuild.

As the 2016 and 2017 Greenbuild Special Programs Working...

Published on 15 Nov 2017 Written by Alysson Blackwelder Posted in Advocacy and policy

This week, the U.S. House Energy and Committee’s Subcommittee on Energy held a hearing to discuss draft...

Published on 14 Nov 2017 Written by Kate Hurst Posted in Greenbuild
Published on 14 Nov 2017 Written by Sara Patterson Posted in Center for Green Schools

Registration is now open for the 2018 Green Schools Conference and Expo and Rocky Mountain Green in Denver, Colorado. The Green Schools Conference and Expo (...

Published on 13 Nov 2017 Written by Nora Knox Posted in Greenbuild

Last week, the Greenbuild Conference and Expo made history by hosting the inaugural Greenbuild India in partnership with ABEC Exhibitions and Conferences. Hundreds of leaders, experts and frontline professionals dedicated to...

Published on 13 Nov 2017 Written by Anisa Heming Posted in Center for Green Schools

It seems like only yesterday, but it’s been 10 years since USGBC launched the National Green Schools Campaign alongside partners at the 2007 Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) event, committing to a vision of green schools for every child. That same year, USGBC launched the LEED for Schools...

Published on 10 Nov 2017 Written by Joseph Crea Posted in LEED

According to a newly published report from CBRE and USGBC (English and...

Published on 10 Nov 2017 Written by Phoebe Beierle Posted in Center for Green Schools

Feature image photo by Kierstan Meadors.

In August 2017, the new Auburn High School in Auburn, Alabama, opened its doors to close to 2,000 students in grades 10–12. A 350,000-square-foot, state-...

Published on 08 Nov 2017 Written by Julia Feder Posted in Education

Greenbuild is the world’s largest conference and expo dedicated to green building. With more than 200 education sessions, 600 exhibitors and a full slate of workshops and summits, there is a definite buzz around Boston...

Published on 07 Nov 2017 Written by Elizabeth Beardsley Posted in Advocacy and policy

This week unveils not only Greenbuild Boston, but also the start of the two-week long 23rd annual Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (“...

Published on 07 Nov 2017 Written by Jenny Wiedower Posted in Center for Green Schools

Learning Lab Education Partner EcoRise has created a first-of-its-kind new curricular program for high school students, “...

Published on 07 Nov 2017 Written by Mary Schrott Posted in Community

The November/December 2017 issue of USGBC+ features people, places and projects all reaching for higher sustainability standards through innovation in green building and business. As the host of...

Published on 07 Nov 2017 Written by Elizabeth Beardsley Posted in Greenbuild

Still filling out your Greenbuild Boston schedule? Check out USGBC's new, curated content on resilience and net zero topics on Education @USGBC.

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