22 Jun '13, 12am

Friday Roundup: Victory in North Carolina, resilient cities, Rachel Gutter interview: Feature ima... #greenstuff

Friday Roundup: Victory in North Carolina, resilient cities, Rachel Gutter interview: Feature ima... #greenstuff

Here’s our weekly collection of green building clips: House passes green-building bill , Charlotte Observer . The timber lobby in North Carolina has failed in its effort to ban LEED green building for public projects in the state. Mayors aim for resilience to weather, energy challenges , Reuters. On June 17, 45 mayors from around the nation signed the Resilient Communities for America Agreement, a campaign spearheaded by USGBC, ICLEI, the National League of Cities and the World Wildlife Fund. Guest Editor: A chat with Rachel Gutter , Green Building and Design . In this interview, the Center for Green Schools director discusses where the movement for sustainable learning spaces is headed. The greening of Cook County , Chicago Tribune . The co-chair of the Cook County Sustainability Advisory Council penned this guest column on what the county is doing to become more sustaina...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/articles/friday-roundup-victory-nort...

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Check out the Olsen twins' latest fashion line:

Check out the Olsen twins' latest fashion line:

stylelist.com 22 Jun '13, 1am

Top 9 at 9: First Look at the Olsens' New Handbag Collection, North West, Rachel Zoe is Pregnant Again! Top 9 at 9 6.21 Ha...

556 year old building earns LEED certification.

556 year old building earns LEED certification.

usgbc.org 25 Jun '13, 8pm

Earning LEED certification is a major achievement. Earning LEED certification for a Venetian Gothic castle built in 1453 a...

Great #interview with #latinjazz guitarist Pablo Menendez via @TimbaMusic

Great #interview with #latinjazz guitarist Pabl...

timba.com 25 Jun '13, 12am

Bill TIlford of TIMBA.com had some questions for Pablo Menéndez of Mezcla during the June 2013 tour: TIMBA.COM: Pablo, for...

Generous cities: biomimicry and urban design

treehugger.com 22 Jun '13, 10pm

This weekend, the University of Massachusetts Boston hosts the 7th annual Biomimicry 3.8 Education Summit and first ever G...

Tesla Motors Conquers North Carolina

cleantechnica.com 30 Jun '13, 12pm

For a bit of background, the North Carolina Automobile Dealers Association (NCADA) had used its political ties within the ...