10 Nov '17, 6pm

Excited to join the @USGBC_CentralPa to bring Pennsylvania community sustainability to life. Join us!

Excited to join the @USGBC_CentralPa to bring Pennsylvania community sustainability to life. Join us!

What does community sustainability mean? How does my municipality achieve sustainability? There are many paths you can take toward community sustainability. This seminar will address those paths via several different presentations. A moderated Q&A session with the panelists will follow the presentations, and we'll end the seminar with a facilitated discussion on community-based carbon offsets. Our panelists include: Douglas Smith , Sustainability Planner for the City of Lancaster, will discuss how they became a Platinum Sustainable PA community and how their program has evolved to include greenhouse gas inventorying, climate action planning, and other sustainability initiatives. Dr. Peter Buckland , Vice Chair of the Ferguson Township Board of Supervisors and Academic Programs Manager at Penn State's Sustainability Institute, will talk about how he built understanding and ...

Full article: https://www.usgbc.org/event/community-sustainability-seminar

Tweets

Secondary school in California embodies sustain...

inhabitat.com 11 Nov '17, 11am

The new Center for Environmental Studies (CES) at Bishop O’Dowd high school in California is one of the greenest classroom...

A culture of community inspires veterans to volunteer

A culture of community inspires veterans to vol...

news.starbucks.com 10 Nov '17, 3pm

By Bonnie Rochman / Starbucks Newsroom Sarah McCaffrey is used to creating order from chaos. For nine years as an active-d...

Miss us this week? Here are 3 courses at #USGBC...

usgbc.org 09 Nov '17, 7am

Greenbuild is the world’s largest conference and expo dedicated to green building. With more than 200 education sessions, ...

The 2017 Women in Sustainability Leadership Awa...

gbdmagazine.com 09 Nov '17, 9pm

Deb Frodl Global Executive Director, GE Ecomagination From making it easier to adopt electric vehicles to helping one of t...

The 2017 Women in Sustainability Leadership Awa...

gbdmagazine.com 09 Nov '17, 4am

Deb Frodl Global Executive Director, GE Ecomagination From making it easier to adopt electric vehicles to helping one of t...

Congrats to one of our C3E Ambassadors @dfrodl ...

gbdmagazine.com 08 Nov '17, 6pm

Deb Frodl Global Executive Director, GE Ecomagination From making it easier to adopt electric vehicles to helping one of t...

#India's green building leaders made history at the inaugural #GreenbuildIndia!

#India's green building leaders made history at...

usgbc.org 13 Nov '17, 5pm

Workshops : On Wednesday, USGBC Faculty led two all-day, preconference workshops that focused on LEED v4 and EDGE . Educat...

Why Community Forests are Key to Solving Challenges of Urban Living

Why Community Forests are Key to Solving Challe...

triplepundit.com 08 Nov '17, 9am

By Dan Lambe, President, Arbor Day Foundation What comes to mind when you think of forests? Do they conjure feelings of tr...

How to build a board that's competent for susta...

greenbiz.com 07 Nov '17, 10am

As Wall Street ratchets up the pressure on companies to be open about the risks they face from sustainability, the spotlig...

6 things that vex corporate sustainability execs

greenbiz.com 07 Nov '17, 10am

Corporations are doing much to consider the future needs of society and many are stepping up even more to fill a vacuum in...

If only more of our local planners were interes...

usgbc.org 06 Nov '17, 10pm

LEED isn't just a way to create individual greener buildings. Beyond energy-efficient structures with smaller carbon footp...

How #LEED & @arcskoru are changing city plannin...

usgbc.org 06 Nov '17, 8pm

LEED isn't just a way to create individual greener buildings. Beyond energy-efficient structures with smaller carbon footp...

Celebrate with us at our #HolidayParty on 12/14...

dvgbc.org 14 Nov '17, 1pm

We are bringing together our members and friends to celebrate the successes and impact of the local green building communi...