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October 2017

Published on October 31, 2017 Written by Daniel Whittet Posted in LEED

This year's Atlantic hurricane season has been an example of how changes in the environment can wreak devastating impacts on entire communities. When large areas face destructive storms or fires, the most vulnerable...

Published on October 31, 2017 Written by Micah Silvey Posted in LEED

Over the past several years, GBCI reviewers have reviewed hundreds of LEED v4 projects, and that means reviewing a great deal of documentation. Based on what we've seen, we've compiled a list of tips that project teams should keep in...

Published on October 18, 2017 Written by Taryn Holowka Posted in LEED

LEED-certified green data centers use less energy and fewer resources

Oct. 18, 2017—(Shanghai, China)—Today, during the first Greenbuild China conference being held in Shanghai, ...

Published on October 17, 2017 Written by Mahesh Ramanujam Posted in LEED

Today, China has assumed a tremendous leadership position in stemming the tide of climate change and protecting its citizens and precious natural resources. As mandated in President Xi’s 13th Five Year Plan, an important part of this role involves...

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