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February 2013

Published on February 27, 2013 Written by Jacob Kriss Posted in Media

Washington, D.C. (Feb. 27, 2013) — Today, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced the goals of its inaugural USGBC Senior Policy Fellow, including growing and developing USGBC and furthering the mission of the green building movement worldwide. Mark Ginsberg, who was named USGBC’s Senior Policy Fellow in December, will pursue an...

Published on February 15, 2013 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Media
LEED Platinum Community Emergency Services Station. Photo credit: U.S. Army Corp

New research confirms LEED helps the government save
taxpayers money and meet environmental objectives

Washington, D.C. – (Feb. 15, 2013) – Today the Department of Defense released the findings of an independent report on energy efficiency and sustainability standards used by the Pentagon for military construction. The...