29 Dec '17, 10pm

Check out the many benefits of #GreenBuilding:

Other industry research has noted that improved health and productivity benefits are playing a larger role in driving companies to invest in green building today than they have in the past. 55% of firms rate greater health and well-being as their top social reasons for building green (tied with encouraging sustainable business practices), up from only 29% in 2008. This is true domestically as well as internationally, as increased employee health and worker productivity were cited as the two most important social reasons to build green in every international market to participate in a recent McGraw-Hill survey.22 People in the U.S. spend about 90% of their time indoors23 . EPA studies indicate indoor levels of pollutants may be up to ten times higher than outdoor levels24 . LEED-certified buildings are designed to have healthier, cleaner indoor environmental quality, which ...

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LEED credits help protect wildlife | U.S. Green Building Council

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usgbc.org 26 Dec '17, 6pm

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New Year's resolution: Take (and ace) that LEED Green Associate Exam!

New Year's resolution: Take (and ace) that LEED...

usgbc.org 29 Dec '17, 12am

Give your green building resume a boost by earning your LEED Green Associate credential . LEED Green Associates are specia...

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The best way to mitigate risk in your green building project are properly drafted contract documents prepared by this law ...

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usgbc.org 21 Dec '17, 6pm

USGBC’s fourth quarterly roundup of the top research and news on residential green building offers a look at the annual Qu...

Green jobs are on the rise - catch the wave!

Green jobs are on the rise - catch the wave!

usgbc.org 22 Dec '17, 4pm

On the road to Greenbuild 2017 in Boston, we take stock of the contributions that green buildings and associated sustainab...

Green building for a prosperous future.

usgbc.org 23 Dec '17, 2am

On December 15, the Honorable Gina Raimondo, Governor of Rhode Island, signed a law “showing that [Rhode Island] is seriou...

Parksmart is all in: Certification now a fit for all #parking structures. #Green

Parksmart is all in: Certification now a fit fo...

usgbc.org 24 Dec '17, 10pm

For the green building community, every challenge is an opportunity: How do we leverage our assets to create triple-bottom...

Via @USGBC - The Center for Green Schools is re...

usgbc.org 19 Dec '17, 7am

Feature image copyright: Stan's Daughter Studios LLC. The Center for Green Schools at USGBC was founded in 2010 with a vis...

Check out #USGBC's Q4 roundup of the top resear...

usgbc.org 21 Dec '17, 8pm

USGBC’s fourth quarterly roundup of the top research and news on residential green building offers a look at the annual Qu...

All in: Showcasing the diversity of the global ...

usgbc.org 22 Dec '17, 5pm

The November/December 2017 issue of USGBC+ features people, places and projects all reaching for higher sustainability sta...

New Zealand Green Building Council

New Zealand Green Building Council

nzgbc.org.nz 17 Dec '17, 7pm

Understanding the WELL Building Standard Share this page If you’re a building owner or manager, or a public health practit...

Green-roofed San Francisco townhouse features a...

inhabitat.com 27 Dec '17, 10am

completed Fitty Wun, a luxury townhouse in San Francisco that embraces the clients’ “work hard, play hard” approach to lif...

Residential Energy Efficiency: Taking It To The...

greenbuildingelements.com 27 Dec '17, 6pm

The residential energy efficiency field is at a critical point. Recent years have seen an explosion of advances in design,...

2017 Global Status Report emphasizes urgency for achieving deep #building efficiency.

2017 Global Status Report emphasizes urgency fo...

usgbc.org 18 Dec '17, 6pm

At the 23rd annual COP23 global climate conference in Bonn, Germany, the international community met to discuss steps for ...