30 Mar '15, 10pm

We'll see you in St. Louis! @USGBCMoGateway teams up w/ MO congregations to green houses of worship Pledg…

We'll see you in St. Louis! @USGBCMoGateway teams up w/ MO congregations to green houses of worship Pledg…

Over 40 percent of greenhouse gas emissions in the U.S. come from the building sector. Anywhere there is a building, there is an opportunity to measure its energy use and make changes to conserve energy, save money, improve building occupant experience, and protect the environment. This is huge opportunity to make a difference—in our homes, our workplaces, our schools and our houses of worship. For many congregations, saving energy can mean more than a lower energy bill. From Catholic to Buddhist, Muslim to Presbyterian, Southern Baptist to Bahá’í, faith traditions from all over the world have ethical and moral frameworks for stewardship of the environment. Interfaith Power and Light, an organization that engages faith communities and individuals from all backgrounds to take action on climate change, has collected statements on climate change from numerous religious commun...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/articles/st-louis-congregations-gree...

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