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Advocacy and policy

May 2013

Published on May 8, 2013 Written by Anonymous Posted in Advocacy and policy

What happens when you assemble a prestigious group of private and public building industry experts and ask, “How should the federal government build green?”

First, they will look at you a bit funny for asking an obvious question with such an obvious answer: “LEED, of course.” We’ve heard this answer multiple...

Published on May 7, 2013 Written by Dave Ray Posted in Advocacy and policy

Last Tuesday was an active day for the USGBC Nevada chapter (USGBCNV) at the state capitol in Carson City. USGBCNV members Kelly Thomas, Louis Helton and myself, along with USGBC Legislative Director Bryan Howard, engaged our State Legislators and Executive Branch Officials to advance legislative solutions...