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Published on 20 Apr 2018 Written by Abigail Sirevaag Posted in Community

Green buildings can take many forms, as demonstrated by the projects featured in the 2018 Green Building Showcase hosted by...

Published on 20 Apr 2018 Written by Cindy Zork Posted in Community

Feature image: The LEED-certified Bow Creek Recreation Center.

The USGBC Virginia community is committed to transforming the way buildings are designed, constructed and operated in the Commonwealth...

Published on 20 Apr 2018 Written by Christina Huynh Posted in Greenbuild

Registration is now open for the 2018 Greenbuild Mexico conference, taking place June 19–21 at the Camino Real Polanco Mexico hotel in Mexico City...

Published on 19 Apr 2018 Written by Grant Olear Posted in Advocacy and policy

The third Sustainable Development Goal, "Good Health and Well-being," aims to ensure healthy lives for people of all ages.

Healthy populations around the world rely upon sustainable development, and although this goal has...

Published on 19 Apr 2018 Written by Wes Sullens Posted in LEED

Thanks to the pioneering work of the green building community in incorporating fundamental green building practices into every building project, cities and counties across the U.S. are placing green building criteria into building codes. In California, fundamental green strategies are required...

Published on 19 Apr 2018 Written by Amanda Sawit Posted in Media

New projects built to California’s robust energy and green building codes (CALGreen) are pre-approved for significant streamlining of fundamental LEED requirements

USGBC, creators of...

Published on 18 Apr 2018 Written by Sarah Stanley Posted in Greenbuild

Award recipients represent diverse expertise from across the green building industry

Washington, D.C.—(April 18, 2018)—Today, USGBC announced the recipients of its first-ever Greenbuild Europe Leadership...

Published on 18 Apr 2018 Written by Christina Huynh Posted in Community

Registration is now open for GreenerBuilder 2018, taking place August 1 at University of California, San Francisco's Mission Bay Conference Center. Purchase...

Published on 18 Apr 2018 Written by Breana Johnson Posted in Community

IMPACT 2018 shows us “The New Way Forward,” as USGBC communities in the West North Central region recognize the way to move toward a sustainable and equitable future is by challenging the status quo.

This year’s...

Published on 17 Apr 2018 Written by Corey Enck Posted in LEED

Green building industry professionals contribute thousands of volunteer hours every year to make possible the continued development and evolution of LEED. As we celebrate National Volunteer Appreciation Week, USGBC wanted to share some of...

Published on 17 Apr 2018 Written by Heather Benjamin Posted in Education

Wherever you are in your journey as a green building or sustainability professional, Education @USGBC supports your learning. From LEED credential...

Published on 16 Apr 2018 Written by Lisa McNabola Posted in Community

Seventhwave, as a nonprofit focused on advancing energy efficiency, lives its mission through research, consulting, program...

Published on 13 Apr 2018 Written by Angelica Rockquemore Posted in Community

With a mission statement about "learners of today...leaders of tomorrow," Pālolo Elementary School is committed to instilling a visionary mindset and attitude in its students. For a recent Green Apple Day of Service project, the school boldly...

Published on 13 Apr 2018 Written by Tamara Jercha Posted in Community

In November 2017, the North West branch of USGBC Indiana hosted an open house for K–12 teachers at the site of Recycled Granite...

Published on 13 Apr 2018 Written by Christina Huynh Posted in Community

Hundreds of green building professionals from around the Midwest will gather this month in Saint Paul, Minnesota, for the annual IMPACT conference and expo.

Now in its seventh year, IMPACT is where you can learn about best practices...

Published on 13 Apr 2018 Written by Sarah Stanley Posted in Media

USGBC has announced that Greenbuild, the world’s largest green building conference platform, is coming to México City June 19–21, 2018....

Published on 13 Apr 2018 Written by Mary Schrott Posted in LEED

Home builders and developers, we want to show off the amazing work you did in 2017! If you used LEED in a spectacular way in 2017, consider nominating your work for the LEED Homes Awards.

The LEED Homes Awards recognize architects,...

Published on 12 Apr 2018 Written by Jennifer Wellman-... Posted in Community

Keep up to date on local green building and sustainability news and events by reaching out to the USGBC community in your area.

Find the U.S. region in which you live in our chart below, locate your own state or local community, visit its website and sign up for emails to learn more about...

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