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Published on 18 Jul 2018 Written by Korinne Haeffel Posted in Community

What percentage of your time is spent in a built environment, from a building to a city block? 75 percent? 80 percent? According to the U.S. EPA, the average American spends 90 percent of their time indoors. As you can see, the...

Published on 18 Jul 2018 Written by Christina Huynh Posted in Greenbuild

Interested in participating in Greenbuild Europe next year? Submit a session proposal, or...

Published on 18 Jul 2018 Written by Christina Huynh Posted in

Buy a ticket today for the annual GreenerBuilder conference and expo to hear from keynote speaker...

Published on 18 Jul 2018 Written by Aline Althen Posted in Media

Annual event to be held August 1 at UCSF Mission Bay Conference Center

San Francisco, Calif.—(July 18, 2018)—Building a more sustainable future for the Pacific region will be the focus of USGBC's upcoming...

Published on 17 Jul 2018 Written by Lee Cooke Posted in Community

USGBC Florida has recently made available to members a report by attorney and former South Florida region board member Erin L. Deady and Associate Attorney Danielle...

Published on 17 Jul 2018 Written by Alysson Blackwelder Posted in Advocacy and policy

The Regional C-PACE Toolkit has been released by the Mid-Atlantic PACE Alliance (MAPA). This resource was developed to assist local governments and stakeholders in encouraging the development and growth of C-PACE programs in the...

Published on 17 Jul 2018 Written by Larissa Oaks Posted in Education

Think about the indoor spaces you are in every day. Do you know what’s in these spaces at any given point in time, and are you using that information to improve the indoor air quality (IAQ) on a continual basis?

You might be a consultant providing indoor air testing services, or a...

Published on 17 Jul 2018 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Media

Case study is designed to be a tool in helping cities enhance their own resiliency efforts

July 17, 2018—(Washington, D.C.)—USGBC has released a...

Published on 16 Jul 2018 Written by Andriana Miljanic Posted in LEED

Are you planning to achieve LEED project certification before Greenbuild 2018 or the end of the year? If so, be sure to submit for review on time. See below for...

Published on 16 Jul 2018 Written by Alysson Blackwelder Posted in Advocacy and policy

At USGBC, we continue to increase our engagement on resilience and to show how it goes hand and hand with sustainability and green building practices. We have worked hard to highlight how our...

Published on 13 Jul 2018 Written by Korinne Haeffel Posted in Community

USGBC Iowa welcomes the members of our 2018 Market Leadership Advisory Board. This group of strategic influencers partners closely with staff to realize continued regional market transformation. The selected Market Leadership Advisory...

Published on 12 Jul 2018 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Greenbuild

Washington, D.C.—(July 12, 2018)—USGBC and Informa Exhibitions announced today that respected human rights lawyer and humanitarian Amal Clooney will...

Published on 12 Jul 2018 Written by Korinne Haeffel Posted in Community

USGBC Wisconsin welcomes the members of our 2018 Market Leadership Advisory Board. This group of strategic influencers partners closely with staff to realize continued regional market transformation. The selected Market...

Published on 12 Jul 2018 Written by Christina Huynh Posted in Greenbuild

Help shape the educational programming for Greenbuild Europe in 2019 as a member of its program...

Published on 11 Jul 2018 Written by Caleb Stratton Posted in Advocacy and policy

To recover from the destruction caused from Hurricane Sandy, we in Hoboken, New Jersey, recognized that coordination with state and federal government entities was essential. Recovering from such an unprecedented storm meant that Hoboken needed to ensure any rebuilding efforts would be stronger...

Published on 11 Jul 2018 Written by Christina Huynh Posted in Community

Students and young professionals can now apply for a scholarship to attend GreenerBuilder next month in San Francisco. The deadline to submit an application is Tues., July 24.

GreenerBuilder is the leading conference and expo...

Published on 11 Jul 2018 Written by Emily Zhang Posted in Community

Feature image: The LEED Silver Pearson Hall. Photo credit: Virginia Tech University Relations.

Universities across the country are emphasizing the importance of green building on their campuses, making healthier communities in which students and staff can...

Published on 11 Jul 2018 Written by Mary Schrott Posted in Education

Each year, USGBC partners with Second Nature to recognize higher education institutions for their work with climate mitigation and sustainability practices on campus and in their communities. Nominations are now...

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