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July 2013

Published on July 22, 2013 Written by Arnold Kee Posted in Industry

By 2025, China intends on moving 250 million of its residents from rural areas to cities. Since many of the living spaces required to meet this goal do not yet exist, this policy is fueling a surge in building throughout the country. 

USGBC is interested in understanding how we can better support the...

Published on July 19, 2013 Written by Jacob Kriss Posted in Industry
The LEED Silver Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Credit: Reading Tom via Flickr

Here's our weekly collection of green building clips:

Barclays Center Nets Silver LEED Rating, GlobeSt. Despite its (intentionally) rusty exterior, the new arena in Brooklyn, home of the NBA’s Nets and future...

Published on July 17, 2013 Written by Nora Knox Posted in Industry

Nate Silver, the founder of FiveThirtyEight.com and author of The Signal And The Noise, will close Greenbuild 2013 on Friday, Nov. 22 from 11:00 am-12:30 pm.

Nate Silver has become today...

Published on July 16, 2013 Written by Ryan P. Snow Posted in Industry

Did you know that Americans spend 90% of their time inside buildings?

The health and performance of our buildings and communities has a lasting impact on our quality of life, and USGBC believes in green buildings and communities for all.

The Greenbuild International...

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