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Published on 23 Oct 2017 Written by Mary Schrott Posted in Greenbuild

While you’re attending this year’s Greenbuild Boston, check out some of its many green attractions with USGBC's...

Published on 20 Oct 2017 Written by Kimberly Lewis Posted in Greenbuild

The past two months have been marked by a series of devastating natural disasters across North America, from earthquakes in Mexico to wildfires in the Pacific Northwest to the four major hurricanes. As communities from the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico to the Gulf Coast and beyond look to...

Published on 19 Oct 2017 Written by Joseph Crea Posted in Greenbuild

USGBC and GBCI are delighted that LEED has played such a significant role in helping India’s leaders realize...

Published on 19 Oct 2017 Written by Ryanne Waters Posted in Greenbuild

USGBC is currently seeking professionals who are passionate, inventive and knowledgeable in the design, construction and operations of sustainable buildings and communities to serve on the Greenbuild 2018 Education Events Committee, Program Working Group and Special Programs Working Group....

Published on 19 Oct 2017 Written by Jennifer Gunby Posted in Greenbuild

All year, the advocacy and policy staff at USGBC work hard to advance the legislation that can make a greener, more resilient world a reality. From local initiatives to federal policies to international...

Published on 16 Oct 2017 Written by Sandra Brock Posted in Greenbuild

Water has played a critical role in shaping Boston since the city's founding. From the earliest settlers to today’s developers of high-performance green buildings, managing water has been a consistent theme for Bostonians and for leaders of the Bay State.

At...

Published on 13 Oct 2017 Written by Sarah Stanley Posted in Greenbuild

Award recipients recognized for being at the forefront of green building in China

Shanghai—(October 13, 2017)—USGBC, the creators of the LEED green...

Published on 13 Oct 2017 Written by Joanne Rodriguez Posted in Greenbuild

With the extreme weather events of the past month—hurricanes, floods, drought and wildfires—it may indeed be time to more urgently think about water resilience and water risk mitigation. How are you and your community incorporating water resilience and water sustainability in...

Published on 12 Oct 2017 Written by Sarah Stanley Posted in Greenbuild

The world’s largest green building conference and expo is now global. Greenbuild is not only bringing world-renowned thinkers and innovators together in Boston, but for the first time, the show is also being hosted in...

Published on 12 Oct 2017 Written by Sarah Stanley Posted in Greenbuild

Greenbuild is the world’s largest conference and expo dedicated to green building. Join the Arc team in Boston for two days of interactive workshops and three days of...

Published on 11 Oct 2017 Written by Heather Benjamin Posted in Greenbuild

After two days of exciting Greenbuild Boston workshops, summits and tours, the main education sessions start and the Expo Hall opens. In the rush of activity, if you've got green building questions,...

Published on 10 Oct 2017 Written by Nicolette Mueller Posted in Greenbuild

Feature image: Rendering by Sasaki, courtesy of Inmobiliaria Las Salinas.

The International Summit at...

Published on 09 Oct 2017 Written by Selina Holmes Posted in Greenbuild

The current worldwide mix of energy resources is weighted heavily toward oil, coal and natural gas. However, In addition to emitting greenhouse gases, these resources are also nonrenewable: Their quantities are limited, or they cannot be replaced as fast as they are consumed. When it comes to...

Published on 06 Oct 2017 Written by Wes Sullens Posted in Greenbuild

Green building professionals and advocates for green codes will find at Greenbuild Boston the industry updates they need.

Earlier this year, the collaborating organizations of USGBC, AIA, ASHRAE, ICC and IES...

Published on 25 Sep 2017 Written by Sarah Buente Posted in Greenbuild

Recently GBCI announced the official launch of TRUE (Total Resource Use and Efficiency), the new brand identity for its zero waste rating system....

Published on 22 Sep 2017 Written by Sarah Buente Posted in Greenbuild

Too often, landscapes, infrastructure and buildings are designed without regard to their harmful impact on our scarce resources, essential ecological systems and quality of life. Population growth and development are causing our communities to use more resources than ever before, which means...

Published on 21 Sep 2017 Written by Kimberly Lewis Posted in Greenbuild

USGBC has passionate volunteers who not only tell others about the green building movement, but take action to continue propelling our country forward. Just as USGBC is...

Published on 21 Sep 2017 Written by Sarah Stanley Posted in Greenbuild

USGBC’s Founding Chair to Anchor World’s Largest Green Building Conference and Expo as it Comes to China for the First Time

Shanghai—(September 21, 2017)—USGBC, the creators of...

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