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Sustainable Buildings are an Incredible Business Opportunity via @GBES https://t.co/xW7i3r9Vih

Sustainable Buildings are an Incredible Business Opportunity via @GBES https://t.co/xW7i3r9Vih

In Rick Fredrizzi’s new book, “Greenthink: How Profit can Save the Planet ”, the president, CEO and founding chair of the U.S. Green Building Council makes the case for sustainability as an incredible business opportunity. He argues that in the 21st century, “developers, owners and tenants see significant savings and environmental benefits from green buildings, while USGBC members see significant financial returns.” Globally, some enlightened companies are “leveraging the power of sustainability to drive profits”. However, the ongoing battle between some people in the business world and environmentalists continues. It is common knowledge that in order for our planet to continue to thrive, it is necessary to live and work with the planet. LEED professionals around the world working for Fortune 500 companies, small businesses or blue-collar contractors, are working together ...

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