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October 2012

Published on October 9, 2012 Written by Jennifer Easton Posted in Media

Annual awards to be celebrated at Greenbuild International Conference and Expo

Washington, D.C. – (Oct. 9, 2012) – The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has announced the recipients of its 2012 Leadership Awards, recognizing outstanding individuals who embody the vision, leadership and commitment to the evolution of green...

Published on October 2, 2012 Written by Ashley Katz Posted in Media

LEED v4 draft raises the bar, drives innovation; balances increased technical rigor with market readiness

Washington, DC – (Oct. 2, 2012) – The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) today announced the opening of the fifth public comment period for the proposed update to its LEED green building program. The comment period, which...

Published on October 1, 2012 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Media

Mayor Ralph Becker from Salt Lake City; Mayor George Heartwell from Grand Rapids, Mich.; and Vice Mayor Kristin Jacobs from Broward County, Fla. share local leadership on resiliency in the built environment.

Washington (Oct. 1 2012) – At the National Press Club today, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and...