29 Aug '14, 6pm

“Four More Years!” State policymakers rack up wins for green building:

“Four More Years!” State policymakers rack up wins for green building:

Last week, the National Caucus of Environmental Legislators (NCEL) gathered for their largest ever policy summit. The issues discussed varied from clean power plan implementation to clean water and indoor air, to healthy, high-performing schools. As a framework for addressing these and many other economic and ecology issues, green building was a central focus, too. For years, state lawmakers and agencies have used the power of the pen and the purse to prioritize energy efficiency, healthy buildings and lower-impact development. Thanks to many of NCEL’s lawmaker members and allies, USGBC counts more than 220 state policy victories for green building since 2011 across all 50 states in a new report released at the conference. New report released: Better Buildings, Better Policy Better Buildings, Better Policy spotlights the most recent four years of green building policymakin...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/articles/%E2%80%9Cfour-more-years%E2...

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