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August 2012

Published on August 31, 2012 Written by Jennifer Easton Posted in Industry
World Water Week wraps today, Aug. 26-31

Each week, we curate our favorite green building clips and news from around the Web and social media. Dig in:

Published on August 31, 2012 Written by Bryan Howard Posted in Advocacy and policy

On Wednesday, Nevada's Faciliteq building opened its doors to Senator Dean Heller (NV) and USGBC Nevada Chapter leaders as part of a tour that will hopefully inspire upgrades to other existing buildings in the state.


Published on August 31, 2012 Written by Kira Gould Posted in Industry
Cavallo Point, one of the Greenbuild half-day tours on Friday, Nov. 16 (Credit:

From redwood trees to adaptive reuse, San Francisco is chock full of incredible sights – green buildings and beyond. At USGBC’s annual Greenbuild International Conference and Expo, located in San Francisco this year, you can sample from...

Published on August 30, 2012 Written by Jeremy Benkin Posted in Industry
Happy buildings, happy people. (Credit: waferboard via Flickr)

Each year, Greenbuild offers attendees more than 150 educational opportunities.

Beyond the practical learning and CEU credits, however, it’s the exchange of ideas, casual dialogue and new...

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