27 Feb '15, 5pm

#USGBC+ magazine: now online just for you! Great feature in latest issue ab #LEED emergence predictions for 2015

#USGBC+ magazine: now online just for you! Great feature in latest issue ab #LEED emergence predictions for 2015

This article was originally published in the January/February 2015 issue of USGBC+. Read the original version . A look at innovation and inspiration in sustainability. If you threw a dart at a map of the U.S., chances are good you’d hit a city with some innovative green projects in the works, yet some urban centers stand out more than others. They’re emerging as leaders in specific areas of sustainability that are likely to change the character of their city and the way they’re viewed nationally, even internationally. Seattle, Houston, and Atlanta exemplify some of the ambitious green endeavors underway in the country. We’re betting they can offer inspiration to green champions elsewhere. Seattle Seattle isn’t likely to come to mind when you think of an emerging sustainable city in 2015. You could argue Seattle emerged on the green scene more than 20 years ago, long before...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/articles/emerging-leed-usgbc-janfeb-...

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usgbc.org 28 Feb '15, 6am

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usgbc.org 27 Feb '15, 6pm

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usgbc.org 26 Feb '15, 11pm

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usgbc.org 26 Feb '15, 4pm

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usgbc.org 02 Mar '15, 8pm

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usgbc.org 03 Mar '15, 2am

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usgbc.org 04 Mar '15, 9pm

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usgbc.org 27 Feb '15, 8pm

For the past seven years USGBC has made Greenbuild accessible to people who would otherwise not be able to attend through ...

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usgbc.org 25 Feb '15, 5pm

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usgbc.org 02 Mar '15, 5pm

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usgbc.org 28 Feb '15, 2pm

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#USGBC+ mag tackles #LEED international: 44% percent pursuing certification are outside U.S.

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usgbc.org 06 Mar '15, 4pm

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usgbc.org 27 Feb '15, 11pm

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usgbc.org 25 Feb '15, 12am

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usgbc.org 25 Feb '15, 10pm

In the past week, both Citi and Kaiser Permanente , two active USGBC members , have made significant commitments to reduce...