Why should #students learn about #LEED and #greenbuilding? Find out in this article from @USGBC:

Why should #students learn about #LEED and #greenbuilding? Find out in this article from @USGBC:

usgbc.org 22 Nov '17, 8pm

Learning Lab Education Partner EcoRise has created a first-of-its-kind new curricular program for high school students, “LEED Prep: Green Building Lessons for a Sustainable Future ." As the field of green building undergoes explosive growth , this course helps prepare students to enter a workforce with sought-after skills and experience. Also, because LEED is a global green building rating system, students with LEED credentials have skills that are in demand internationally. In this course, students delve into what sustainability means to them personally and what it means for the built environment. With hands-on activities and group projec...

Global subway map shows the potential of a hyperloop-connected world

inhabitat.com 24 Nov '17, 7am

In 2003, Mark Ovenden designed the World Metro Map, which showed what the globe might look like if major cities were connected through underg...

Best practice guidance for #Insulation to help #buildings perform as designed

passivhaustrust.org.uk 23 Nov '17, 4pm

Passivhaus buildings are known to eliminate the performance gap, and insulation is a crucial element to the fabric first approach. This guide...

We've published our response to @beisgovuk's Call for Evidence – Green Deal Framework https://t.c...

ukgbc.org 23 Nov '17, 2pm
We've published our response to @beisgovuk's Call for Evidence – Green Deal Framework https://t.co/jsnny5PXp5

“UKGBC is a strong advocate of a pay-as-you-save mechanism to help drive take-up of energy efficiency measures by householders. But the imple...

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greenbuildingelements.com 23 Nov '17, 4pm

The greatly-underestimated public bus shelter is the latest subject of a creative solar power makeover. When competition winners were announc...

Green & Healthy Offices - how's your workplace rate?

worldgbc.org 21 Nov '17, 8am

Our latest report focusing on action in Offices, entitled Building the Business Case: Health,...

A recent survey indicates that, though the value of sustainability is widely ...

buildinggreen.com 21 Nov '17, 6pm

Structure Tone, a construction management company, surveys its clients each year to understan...

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