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January 2014

Published on January 27, 2014 Written by Rukesh Samarasekera Posted in LEED

Smart, streamlined and simple: experience the new LEED Online

We’ve come a long way since the days of submitting for certification using 3-ring binders. LEED v4 projects will be the first to experience the new LEED Online platform with streamlined documentation and...

Published on January 24, 2014 Written by Jacob Kriss Posted in Industry
The LEED Gold Gish Apartments in San Jose, Calif.

Here’s our weekly collection of green building clips:

Green-Building Labels Trigger A Race To The Top, Chemical & Engineering News. New research demonstrates that LEED inspires firms to reach to build greener.


Published on January 23, 2014 Written by Jacob Kriss Posted in Media

44 percent of the homes classified as affordable housing

Washington, D.C. — (Jan. 23, 2014) — The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announces the 50,000th LEED-certified green housing unit.

“As one of the most rigorous green residential rating systems in the world,...

Published on January 23, 2014 Written by Anonymous Posted in Community

At the Greenbuild International Conference and Expo in Philadelphia in November 2013, USGBC recognized those who've shown outstanding dedication to the movement to green our built environment through the annual Leadership Awards.


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