26 Dec '15, 3pm

Not only serving up green tea but also #GreenBuilding #LEED

Not only serving up green tea but also #GreenBuilding #LEED

Starbucks: The World’s Greenest Retailer Cheers to Starbucks for being a green building leader. They have successfully developed and implemented green building standards for both existing and new construction. Starbucks now has more LEED-certified buildings than any other retailer in the world. They employ 300 LEED-accredited designers around the world to help them create and implement sustainable design. Starbucks has been a leader since 2001 in the development of green building programs in the retail industry. The company has worked hand in hand with the U.S. Green Building Council to ensure their new construction of flagship stores and large buildings meet LEED requirements. They didn’t stop there. Eight years ago, Starbucks challenged themselves to improve on their green building certification by making all new company-operated Starbucks LEED-certified. To say this was...

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How #SouthKorea has developed 1 of the #greenest cities on the planet: #Songdo IBD

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usgbc.org 28 Dec '15, 5pm

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LEED v4 education: Water

usgbc.org 22 Dec '15, 1am

LEED v4 addresses water use holistically, taking into account indoor use, outdoor use, specialized uses and metering. It m...

2016 @Greenbuild Brasil Conference accepting education session proposals NOW! Join us: 8/9-11, #SaoPaulo

2016 @Greenbuild Brasil Conference accepting ed...

usgbc.org 21 Dec '15, 6pm

Are you looking to make a lasting impact on the green building industry in South America and across the globe? The Greenbu...

Free green tea samples, no purchase required.

Free green tea samples, no purchase required.

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In conjunction with new launching of facebook page, Dawnstea.com is giving away free sample of green tea. Like their page ...

Yudelson Steps Down from Green Globes

buildinggreen.com 25 Dec '15, 10am

Yudelson Steps Down from Green Globes After just over a year at the helm of the Green Building Initiative (GBI), Jerry Yud...

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usgbc.org 24 Dec '15, 3pm

Continuing Education hours for LEED and architecture license requirements are often seen as additional work to busy profes...

World’s second largest building, Shanghai Tower...

usgbc.org 15 Dec '15, 6pm

Shanghai Tower , the tallest building in China and the second tallest in the world, recently achieved LEED Platinum for Co...

Chicago has 1,900 miles of alleys.

inhabitat.com 27 Dec '15, 3pm

Chicago Mayor Richard Daly, who has already sent a successful wave of green roofs over the Windy City, has turned his sigh...

At 632meters, world’s 2nd largest bldg earns #L...

usgbc.org 15 Dec '15, 2pm

Shanghai Tower , the tallest building in China and the second tallest in the world, recently achieved LEED Platinum for Co...

Congress passes funding and tax incentives for ...

usgbc.org 24 Dec '15, 8pm

Congress has passed a sprawling spending bill and tax extenders package that covers funding for all federal agencies and i...

Green Building Database to Expand

Green Building Database to Expand

greenbuildingadvisor.com 23 Dec '15, 9am

A group of builders in the Pacific Northwest specializing in sustainable building practices is hoping to enlarge its Code ...

Green agenda dominates at Busworld Kortrijk

busandcoach.com 25 Dec '15, 7am

Green agenda dominates at Busworld Kortrijk 1181 06 Nov 2015 International,Analysis Volvo Bus’ Håkan Agnevall launches the...

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"#PEER Education: Q&A with Austin #Energy" via @USGBC

"#PEER Education: Q&A with Austin #Energy" via ...

usgbc.org 24 Dec '15, 9pm

With a busy year for energy worldwide and a transformation focused on renewables, we caught up Austin Energy’s Sarah Talki...