20 May '13, 4pm

5 tips from @TripAdvisor on how to travel green:

5 tips from @TripAdvisor on how to travel green:

Many people are becoming more conscious about staying green while they travel. TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site, offers a few easy tips for travelers who want to curb their carbon footprint, without sacrificing comfort, relaxation or fun! Book a nonstop flight. The fewer planes you need to reach your destination, the lower your carbon footprint. Also, choose an airline that participates in a recycling program. Choose greener transportation. Once you get to your destination, you’ll want to experience it. If you need a car, rent a hybrid or fuel-efficient vehicle. Better yet, rent a bike or take advantage of public transportation, so you’ll never have to waste valuable time (and fuel) idling in traffic. Of course, the greenest way to get around is by walking. Sometimes walking is the only way to discover the true culture and see the sights of a destination. Plus,...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/articles/how-travel-greener-tripadvisor

Tweets

Update 1/100 American homes with water-efficient fixtures saves as much #GHG as removing 15,000 cars from the streets

Update 1/100 American homes with water-efficien...

usgbc.org 20 May '13, 11am

Green buildings consume less energy. Compared to the average commercial building, the LEED Gold buildings in the General S...

@dsoriano8 Hello, we've actually replaced that ...

usgbc.org 22 May '13, 5pm

Internet Explorer versions 7 and older have known compatibility and security issues with modern web standards which affect...

Su kaynakları ve çevre için çözümler...

Su kaynakları ve çevre için çözümler...

usgbc.org 20 May '13, 4am

Water is a limited resource, essential for life. Just as we recognize the value of water, it is important to recognize the...

Efficiency Bill Could Be a ‘Poison Pill’ for LEED Green Building Standards

Efficiency Bill Could Be a ‘Poison Pill’ for LE...

greentechmedia.com 20 May '13, 5pm

Energy efficiency proponents rejoiced last month when Senators Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and Rob Portman (R-OH) reintroduced a...

interested

interested

dvgbc.org 21 May '13, 9pm

Buildings are faced each day by the constant challenges of comfort, convenience, cost, productivity, performance and susta...

Join us THIS Thurs. at 4 PM EDT for a twitter c...

usgbc.org 21 May '13, 2pm

As we continue leveraging the cultural influence of sports to advance green building, we’re taking to social media to enga...

Great green building roundup:

Great green building roundup:

usgbc.org 23 May '13, 2pm

Here’s our weekly collection of green building clips: New Vikings stadium unveiled , Star Tribune . Check out this slidesh...

Best blog moments of 2012: Celebrating #GreenApple Day of Service @MyGreenSchools

Best blog moments of 2012: Celebrating #GreenAp...

usgbc.org 21 May '13, 2pm

700 million children around the world walk into primary schools each morning. These students are supported by parents, tea...

French Business Council in Dubai supports teh Green Business Council selection for Green Awards will start soon:

French Business Council in Dubai supports teh G...

emiratesgbc.org 26 May '13, 11am

The Emirates Green Building Council (EmiratesGBC) was formed in 2006, with the goal of advancing green building principles...

Join Dutch GBC for seminar looking at Green Fin...

ukgbc.org 21 May '13, 8am

latest news 21 May 2013 UK-GBC Members dominate Top 50 contractors 14 May 2013 UK-GBC responds to Green Deal assessment fi...

@USGBC

@USGBC

usgbc.org 22 May '13, 3pm

Governments across the country are increasingly turning to “smart growth” as smart policy, and a new study reveals the dol...

Creating a Campus Green Existing Buildings Program

Creating a Campus Green Existing Buildings Program

usgbc.org 22 May '13, 7pm

Trying to green the operations of all of the various buildings on a college campus can be a bit like trying to get all of ...