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October 2013

Published on October 30, 2013 Written by Hannah Debelius Posted in Industry

A new initiative is launching at Greenbuild in Philadelphia — USGBC Talent Force Exchange, designed to help you define and realize your dream job or bring your career to the next level.

USGBC is committed to supporting your journey toward...

Published on October 30, 2013 Written by Jason Hartke Posted in Advocacy and policy
photo credit: AmericnJewl via Flickr Creative Commons

“If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.”

That’s what General Services Administration (GSA) concluded again on October 25. After a lot of study, the GSA decided that the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED green building rating system can and should be used in government buildings. LEED, it said, advances...

Published on October 29, 2013 Written by Nora Knox Posted in Community

Are you an employee of a USGBC Member? If so, you're invited to join USGBC's annual Meeting of the Members.

When: Tuesday, Nov. 19, 8:00-8:30 am
Where: Grand Ballroom AB, 300 Level, PA Convention Center, Philadelphia


Published on October 29, 2013 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Media

The world’s largest green building conference and expo draws crowds from around the world; newest version of LEED® will be released

Washington, D.C. — (Oct. 29, 2013) — In a few short weeks, approximately 30,000 people from all over the world will descend upon the historic city of...

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