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April 2016

Published on April 29, 2016 Written by Selina Holmes Posted in LEED

In May, the LEED v4 education focus will be on sustainable sites. A building’s impact is not restricted to what's inside it. Between 1982 and 2001, in the United States alone, about 34 million acres (13,759 hectares) of open space—an area the size of Illinois—were lost to development at a rate of approximately four acres per...

Published on April 28, 2016 Written by Mahesh Ramanujam Posted in LEED

This article was originally published in the February 2016 issue of IA&B magazine, as "Building Future Capacity for the Green Building Industry: Sustainability and LEED in Higher Education." 

At USGBC, we believe that everyone entering a...

Published on April 26, 2016 Written by Sara Cederberg Posted in LEED

Join our free, live webinar for building product manufacturers about LEED v4 Material Ingredients credit compliance.

Earlier this year, USGBC opened the call for product manufacturers interested in joining a ...

Published on April 22, 2016 Written by Leticia McCadden Posted in LEED

We are now accepting nominations for the 2015 LEED Homes Awards. 

Did you work on a truly exemplary green home in 2015? Are you a developer or homebuilder who has gone above and beyond with LEED? If so, we want to turn the spotlight on your great...

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