20 May '17, 5am

#USGBC & #Seoul Metro Gov't announce new collaboration to accelerate #greenbuilding growth thru #LEED in #SouthKorea

New collaboration to greatly accelerate green building growth through LEED certification in South Korean capital Seoul, South Korea (May 18, 2017)—Today, USGBC and the Seoul Metropolitan Government signed an agreement to accelerate LEED , the most widely used green building rating system in the world, in Seoul. The partnership is an effort to lay the groundwork for further sustainable development and performance in Seoul through LEED certification as a way to help mitigate climate change. South Korea is the fifth largest country outside the U.S. for LEED-certified buildings, with more than 6.5 million gross square meters of certified space. The LEED green building rating system is administered by GBCI , the premier organization for independently recognizing excellence in green business industry performance and practice globally.

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/articles/us-green-building-council-a...

Tweets

USGBC Tennessee celebrates LEED Gold Terra Hous...

usgbc.org 20 May '17, 12am

On May 10, the USGBC Tennessee community recognized the Terra House Apartments in Nashville. Terra House, which has achiev...

Have you updated your @USGBC profile lately? Ma...

usgbc.org 19 May '17, 2pm

If you are a member of the USGBC community , be sure to take advantage of our network by updating your user profile. Your ...

IMPACT 2017: Local leaders, global gain (USGBC Minnesota) - Feature image: On May 3, about 300 green building

IMPACT 2017: Local leaders, global gain (USGBC ...

usgbc.org 21 May '17, 12am

On May 3, about 300 green building professionals and sustainability experts from the Midwest, joined USGBC Minnesota at th...

ICYMI, @ACEEEdc gives credit for LEED in annual...

usgbc.org 19 May '17, 7pm

The American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE) has released its annual City Energy Efficiency Scorecard Repo...

USGBC+ March/April 2017 | U.S. Green Building C...

usgbc.org 12 May '17, 7pm

About Stories and strategies behind the world’s best green buildings. USGBC+ is the membership magazine of the U.S. Green ...

At the #ResilientCities conference in Germany, we shared how #PEER, @SITEScertified & #LEED help improve performance

At the #ResilientCities conference in Germany, ...

usgbc.org 21 May '17, 8pm

Droughts, floods, migration and informal settlements, water quality, climate preparedness, earthquakes...these were just a...

5 Things You Need To Know Before Double Glazing...

greenbuildingelements.com 20 May '17, 1pm

Since it was invented in the 1930’s, double glazing has been one of the most popular ways to insulate houses. Double glaze...

At #ResilientCities 2017, #USGBC shared how #LE...

usgbc.org 17 May '17, 6am

Droughts, floods, migration and informal settlements, water quality, climate preparedness, earthquakes...these were just a...

We're pleased to welcome on board our newest members.

We're pleased to welcome on board our newest me...

nzgbc.org.nz 19 May '17, 1am

“At Auckland Airport we are interested in providing quality buildings that are fit for the future and meet the needs of al...

GREEN BUILDING 101: Indoor Environmental Qualit...

inhabitat.com 19 May '17, 4pm

Studies show that employees are actually far more productive in an office space that permits awareness of outside conditio...

Hear from urban design experts at the New York State Green Building Conference #GreenDesign

Hear from urban design experts at the New York ...

usgbc.org 12 May '17, 7am

The 15th annual New York State Green Building Conference , taking place March 30–31 in Syracuse, New York, will feature pr...

Tuscon leads in green building with emerging 20...

usgbc.org 10 May '17, 1pm

USGBC Arizona feted the public launch of the Tucson Emerging 2030 District at the historic Hotel Congress on April 20 with...

The 2018-IgCC is on its way, with plans to alig...

usgbc.org 15 May '17, 2pm

In press releases issued last week, the sponsoring organizations of the 2018 International Green Construction Code (2018-I...

#LEEDLink deep dives #LEEDcities this week! WAT...

usgbc.org 16 May '17, 7pm

Beyond being a game-changing green building rating system, LEED is now also a way to certify whole cities and communities....

The Greenovate Awards Programme, founded by Gro...

gbcsa.org.za 17 May '17, 10am

The award-winning Greenovate Awards Programme just got even bigger Engineering students can now achieve green glory too! I...