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Published on 30 Nov 2017 Written by Brenden McEneaney Posted in Advocacy and policy

‘Tis the season for family, community, giving thanks and giving back. We’re thankful for the support from so many outstanding members, partners and volunteers helping to move green building forward in California. We hope you will continue giving the gift of your time, expertise...

Published on 30 Nov 2017 Written by Amanda Komar Posted in Community

Proposals are now being accepted for Rocky Mountain Green 2018. The annual Rocky Mountain Green conference, hosted by USGBC Colorado, unites hundreds of...

Published on 29 Nov 2017 Written by Kate Hurst Posted in Greenbuild

Are you interested in helping develop educational programming intended to meet the needs of international Greenbuild conference attendees?

USGBC is seeking green building professionals who are passionate about sustainable design, construction and operations for buildings and communities...

Published on 27 Nov 2017 Written by Melanie Share Posted in Education

A LEED professional credential denotes proficiency in today’s sustainable design, construction and operations standards. Part of that proficiency is staying up to date on the latest industry innovations. LEED professionals are...

Published on 27 Nov 2017 Written by Christina Huynh Posted in LEED

Did you know the Empire State Building is LEED-certified? What about Soldier Field in Chicago?

More than 92,000...

Published on 22 Nov 2017 Written by Morgan Abbett Posted in Community

Feature image: Parkwood Tech Centre team members Morgan Abbett (HDR), Marveliz Santos (Plant Construction), Adrienne Johnson (Point Energy Innovations), and Christine Li (Lucid) receiving the Malcolm Lewis IMPACT! Award at Greenbuild in Boston on November 9, 2017.

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Published on 22 Nov 2017 Written by Kristen Keim Posted in Center for Green Schools

Mary Lin Elementary School in Atlanta, Georgia, is so dedicated to Green Apple Day of Service that in 2016 the school leaders stretched it out into a whole "Go Green Week." This...

Published on 21 Nov 2017 Written by Sarah Buente Posted in Industry

This article was originally published in the November issue of The Neptune Glitz magazine, a monthly magazine on architecture and interior design....

Published on 17 Nov 2017 Written by Lisa McNabola Posted in Community

Seventhwave as a nonprofit focused on advancing energy efficiency, lives its mission through research, consulting, program administration and education. Improve your technical know-how and join Seventhwave at these...

Published on 17 Nov 2017 Posted in Sponsored

According to the National Institute of Building Sciences, the demand for high-performing buildings is increasing. That demand compels key stakeholders to consider all...

Published on 17 Nov 2017 Written by Danielle Makous Posted in Center for Green Schools

This fall, USGBC staff joined the movement of parents, teachers and organizations working to make our schools greener through Green Apple Day of Service. More than 70 percent of our Washington, D.C.-based staff and over 50 percent of our staff...

Published on 16 Nov 2017 Written by Suzanne Haerther Posted in Community

I had the honor of attending the Georgia Green Strides Tour 2017 with Andrea Falken of the U.S. Department of Education and Keisha Ford-Jenrette of the Georgia...

Published on 16 Nov 2017 Written by Elizabeth Beardsley Posted in Advocacy and policy

At COP23 this week in Bonn, Germany, a new report was released showing the cumulative impact of commitments by U.S. states, cities and businesses to take affirmative action to mitigate climate change.

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Published on 15 Nov 2017 Written by Michael Lehman Posted in Greenbuild

At Greenbuild Boston, the Greenbuild Education Committees worked hard behind the scenes for the education program, the most popular reason to attend Greenbuild.

As the 2016 and 2017 Greenbuild Special Programs Working...

Published on 15 Nov 2017 Written by Alysson Blackwelder Posted in Advocacy and policy

This week, the U.S. House Energy and Committee’s Subcommittee on Energy held a hearing to discuss draft...

Published on 14 Nov 2017 Written by Kate Hurst Posted in Greenbuild
Published on 14 Nov 2017 Written by Sara Patterson Posted in Center for Green Schools

Registration is now open for the 2018 Green Schools Conference and Expo and Rocky Mountain Green in Denver, Colorado. The Green Schools Conference and Expo (...

Published on 13 Nov 2017 Written by Nora Knox Posted in Greenbuild

Last week, the Greenbuild Conference and Expo made history by hosting the inaugural Greenbuild India in partnership with ABEC Exhibitions and Conferences. Hundreds of leaders, experts and frontline professionals dedicated to...

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