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October 2012

Published on October 26, 2012 Written by Jennifer Easton Posted in Media

Award to be presented at Greenbuild International Conference and Expo in San Francisco

Washington, D.C. – (Oct. 26, 2012) – The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has announced Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson as the recipient of its 2012 Richard M. Daley Legacy Award for Global Leadership in Creating Sustainable Cities. First...

Published on October 25, 2012 Written by Brendan Owens Posted in LEED
Credit: Roanoke College

There’s a lot not to like about the USA Today articles written by Thomas Frank and posted earlier this week. To be fair however, there is some to like as well. And, just to put it out there, my list of things that could be better in LEED is a whole lot longer than Tom’s – trying to fix them is why...

Published on October 24, 2012 Written by Anonymous Posted in LEED

Washington, DC – (Oct. 24, 2012) – The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) issued a statement in response to the USA Today piece that ran today about the organization and its LEED green building program.

USGBC is a 501c3 non-profit organization that is dedicated to sustainable building design and construction. Its mission is to...

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