28 Apr '16, 3pm

Taking the #LEED in #highered: constructing #greenbuilding's global future through #LEEDLab

This article was originally published in the February 2016 issue of IA&B magazine , as "Building Future Capacity for the Green Building Industry: Sustainability and LEED in Higher Education." At USGBC, we believe that everyone entering a classroom should have the opportunity to learn in a green school and take that knowledge of sustainable practices with them into their future. We are actively connecting with campuses all over the world to change the way their buildings are designed, built and operated. We work toward transformation for the built environment though our globally recognized LEED green building program. The state of sustainability in higher education Higher education institutions are committing to sustainability and climate neutrality on a daily basis and have shown tremendous leadership in the green building movement. Currently, there are over 6,800 projects...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/articles/building-future-capacity-gr...

Tweets

Building future capacity for the green building...

usgbc.org 30 Apr '16, 7pm

This article was originally published in the February 2016 issue of IA&B magazine , as "Building Future Capacity for the G...

Is your real estate pro LEED credentialed? John...

usgbc.org 26 Apr '16, 7pm

John Graff is a Realtor® with a strong passion for green and sustainable real estate. In addition to the usual buying and ...

@DPRConstruction We're excited 4 the construction tour of your new building! #netzero #LEEDv4 #livingbldgchallenge

@DPRConstruction We're excited 4 the constructi...

usgbc.org 28 Apr '16, 4pm

Cutting Edge Sustainability, Meets 21st Century Workplace in DPR's Upcoming Reston Office This GreenLearn, sponsored by M....

.@USGBC pilot program renews debate over lumber qualifications for green building programs:

[email protected] pilot program renews debate over lumber...

ecobuildingpulse.com 29 Apr '16, 1pm

Movement in the years-long tug-of-war over green certification for lumber is better measured in inches than in yards. This...

Illegal wood and the role of LEED | U.S. Green ...

usgbc.org 02 May '16, 10am

Illegal logging is a pervasive and global problem. This practice includes removing trees from protected areas, failing to ...

We're reviewing the MAT-6 Timber credit in Gree...

nzgbc.org.nz 28 Apr '16, 5am

MAT-6 Timber Credit revision –€“ send us your feedback Purpose of the revision (April 2016) When we released the Green Sta...

Learn "Why Is Green Building Suddenly Such a Bi...

greenbuildingadvisor.com 25 Apr '16, 5pm

There are a lot of reasons why green building is suddenly a big deal Sustainable building isn’t exactly a new phenomenon, ...

Senate passes broad energy legislation | U.S. Green Building Council

Senate passes broad energy legislation | U.S. G...

usgbc.org 26 Apr '16, 9pm

This week, the U.S. Senate advanced a comprehensive energy package by a wide bipartisan margin. S. 2012, the Energy Policy...

World green building trends 2016: Focus on China

usgbc.org 22 Apr '16, 3pm

In February, USGBC announced the results of research by Dodge Data and Analytics, with which USGBC has partnered, in the W...

MT @USGBC Illegal #wood & the role of #LEED

MT @USGBC Illegal #wood & the role of #LEED

usgbc.org 22 Apr '16, 12am

Illegal logging is a pervasive and global problem. This practice includes removing trees from protected areas, failing to ...

Politics in the century of the city - Green Bui...

gbca.org.au 21 Apr '16, 6am

We are living in the century of the city – and this demands fresh thinking, smart policy and committed political leaders. ...

Illegal #wood & the role of #LEED: the new pilot ACP credit explained.

Illegal #wood & the role of #LEED: the new pilo...

usgbc.org 21 Apr '16, 6pm

Illegal logging is a pervasive and global problem. This practice includes removing trees from protected areas, failing to ...

Learn more abt #LEED v4 Material Ingredients credit compliance in free, live webinar 5/10!

Learn more abt #LEED v4 Material Ingredients cr...

usgbc.org 26 Apr '16, 6pm

Join our free, live webinar for building product manufacturers about LEED v4 Material Ingredients credit compliance. Earli...

#Greenerbuilder2016 is being held at @teamstok ...

usgbc.org 29 Apr '16, 8pm

At GreenerBuilder, directly connect with 300+ potential clients and partners; reach a highly targeted market of Northern C...