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USGBC communities kick off a new year of Green Apple Day of Service

USGBC communities across the country are off to a strong start with Green Apple Day of Service this school year. Here...

World’s Leading Green Building Organizations Team Up to Accelerate Progress to Advance Green Buildings, Communities and...

USGBC and BRE partnership first of its kind for green building industry CHICAGO – (Nov. 13, 2018) – The...

Green Building Accelerates Around the World, Poised for Strong Growth by 2021

New industry research shows green building’s rapid rise in 19 countries, underscoring value for certification...

New Report Shows Only 15 States and D.C. Have Laws for Testing Lead in School Water

Despite health risks, 35 states lack specific legislation to ensure testing for lead in school drinking water, per...

A simplified energy modeling approach for commercial buildings

Energy modeling is the most effective way we have to optimize energy efficiency for each unique building, but it is...

Human x Nature: Predicting the impact of sustainable development [USGBC+ Fall 2018]

In its latest issue, USGBC+ takes on the city of Chicago by spotlighting the city’s strides in sustainability...

White paper highlights need for state laws on lead in school drinking water

The 2014 water quality crisis in Flint, Michigan, brought public attention to the health risks of lead exposure,...

Water Resources Foundation releases report on incentivizing green infrastructure

Green infrastructure (GI) elements, such as green roofs, rain gardens and permeable pavement are widely used in...

2018 USGBC New York Upstate Leadership Award recipients announced

USGBC New York Upstate has announced the recipients of their 2018 Leadership Awards, an annual recognition of the...

Metrics in motion: Exploring the human experience in Arc

Employees are happier, healthier and more productive in LEED green buildings, according to a new survey from USGBC. The...