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October 2013

Published on October 30, 2013 Written by Dan Geiger Posted in Media

Dozens of companies pledge to promote healthy buildings and communities

San Francisco, Calif. (Oct. 30, 2013) - Adobe, CalPERS, Genentech, Google, Kaiser Permanente, salesforce.com, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) and 20 other corporations and institutions are committed...

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...

Published on October 25, 2013 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Media

Washington, D.C., (Oct. 25, 2013) – The General Services Administration (GSA) concluded again today that the U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) LEED green building rating system can and should be used in government buildings to advance energy efficiency and to save taxpayers’ money. GSA issued its recommendation today...

Published on October 16, 2013 Written by Anonymous Posted in Media

Capetown, South Africa (October 16, 2013) – Today, at the World Green Building Council (WGBC) Annual Congress, the ...