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Published on 08 Aug 2018 Written by nan schramm Posted in Community

On July 25, USCBC National Capital Region’s Commercial Office Committee hosted a panel discussion at the LEED Gold...

Published on 08 Aug 2018 Written by Kristin Haas Posted in Community

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

Published on 06 Aug 2018 Written by Korinne Haeffel Posted in Community

USGBC and its community are changing the way buildings and communities are designed, built and operated. We achieve this goal with the support of volunteer leadership in communities across the U.S. Learn more about our...

Published on 06 Aug 2018 Written by Korinne Haeffel Posted in Community

USGBC and its community are changing the way buildings and communities are designed, built and operated. We achieve this goal with the support of volunteer leadership in communities across the U.S. Learn more about our...

Published on 03 Aug 2018 Written by Emily Zhang Posted in Community

Feature image: North Barclay Green Apartment Complex. Photo credit: Paul Burk.

A partner with USGBC in the South Atlantic region, Moseley Architects is a full-service...

Published on 02 Aug 2018 Written by DAVID INGRAM Posted in Community

In 2016, Fire Station No. 3 in Wilmington, North Carolina, achieved LEED Silver certification. Since that time, the station has become fully operational, and...

Published on 01 Aug 2018 Written by Cindy Zork Posted in Community

USGBC Tennessee is seeking nominations for their statewide Leadership Awards, to be celebrated at the IMPACT Tennessee Conference on...

Published on 01 Aug 2018 Written by Heather Goetsch Posted in Community

People are at the heart of the green building movement—they are what make the USGBC community special. It takes dedication and partnership to help others find their role in protecting and preserving the natural environment, as well as appreciating the benefits of a sustainable built...

Published on 30 Jul 2018 Written by Prateek Jain Posted in Community

On June 26, in San Francisco, we shifted the attention away from design and operation for a moment and put contractors in the sustainability spotlight. How can they proactively contribute to green building movement? To answer this question,...

Published on 26 Jul 2018 Written by Annie Hall Posted in Community

The Arizona State Conference, hosted by USGBC Arizona, is the flagship green building event in the state, uniting over one hundred industry...

Published on 25 Jul 2018 Written by Ethan Heil Posted in Community

Members of the USGBC Northern California community were recently offered an exclusive tour of the LEED-certified home of the Golden State Warriors. ...

Published on 23 Jul 2018 Written by Emily Zhang Posted in Community

The health care industry is increasingly turning its attention to the effects of buildings on the wellness of patients, staff and visitors. LEED offers project teams working on health care facilities the opportunity to embed health-focused...

Published on 20 Jul 2018 Written by Jennifer Wellman-... Posted in Community

USGBC National Capital Region announced the recipients of the 2018 Community Leader Awards during the organization’s 17th annual  A Midsummer...

Published on 19 Jul 2018 Written by Amanda Komar Posted in Community

Lancaster, Pa.—(July 18, 2018)—The City of Lancaster announced today that it has achieved LEED for Cities Gold certification, making it one of the first in the country to be certified using the LEED for Cities rating...

Published on 19 Jul 2018 Written by Ian Tierney Posted in Community

Over the past decade, "the Big Island" of Hawaii has quietly become a leader in the local green building movement, most notably in net zero energy, water and waste initiatives.

In 2018, USGBC Hawaii will host its first-ever...

Published on 19 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 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 Community

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

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