22 Oct '16, 12am

Thank you to Built Green for sponsoring the Green Building Slam 2016! One house at a time they are turning our...

Indoor Weather Reports Marketing Campaign In August, we introduced a new campaign that celebrates the very real benefits of living in a Built Green home... and the meteorological conditions you might find in a home that isn't Built Green. The campaign revolves around six (incredibly clever, if we do say so ourselves) indoor weather reports exploring the drafts, leaks, and temperature fluctuations that non-Built Green homeowners face. Take a look at the videos ! 2016 Built Green Conference This year's Built Green Conference will be held September 13 at Cascadia College. We are pleased to welcome keynote Hunter Lovins! For more information and to register, please see the main conference website at www.builtgreenconference.net . Built Green Releases White Paper on zHome, First U.S. Net Zero Townhomes zHome was the first net zero energy townhome complex in the United States. T...

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Beautiful zoo pavilion built from sustainably sourced timber grows a green roof

Beautiful zoo pavilion built from sustainably s...

inhabitat.com 21 Oct '16, 1pm

In most zoos, our attention is on the animals, not the architecture. But in Switzerland’s La Garenne zoo, the gorgeous LOC...

#LatinAmerica is becoming one of the leading lights in the global #greenbuilding movement!

#LatinAmerica is becoming one of the leading li...

usgbc.org 21 Oct '16, 7pm

This article was originally published by Sherwin-Williams in Spanish in the magazine "Esencial" in July 2016, and is repro...

For a green warehouse, start small

Executives looking to green their warehouses but discouraged by the high costs of the most proven tactics can make five co...

USGBC supports HUD green building financing | U...

usgbc.org 20 Oct '16, 9pm

Continued market transformation toward a truly sustainably built environment requires an all-hands-on-deck approach. Beyon...

I'm so grateful to have found this excellent list of green home building educational institutions & resources.

I'm so grateful to have found this excellent li...

greenhomebuilding.com 21 Oct '16, 3pm

It is crucial for the greater acceptance and implementation of concepts related to sustainable architecture that education...

For a green warehouse, start small by @SupplyCh...

Executives looking to green their warehouses but discouraged by the high costs of the most proven tactics can make five co...

Levi's 'Make Our Mark' Campaign Transforms Vintage Tech into Web-Enabled Devices | Inhabitat - Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green

Levi's 'Make Our Mark' Campaign Transforms Vint...

inhabitat.com 23 Oct '16, 5am

Each of the antique items were redesigned to communicate with a web interface. Raspberry Pi was chosen to be the brains in...

Green schools a growing trend

straitstimes.com 22 Oct '16, 12am

Students are getting their hands dirty - digging holes, planting seeds and harvesting the fruits of their labour - in lusc...

Women in Sustainability Leadership Awards 2016 ...

gbdmagazine.com 19 Oct '16, 3pm

Janitors are earning a seat at the sustainability table alongside building owners and managers because of her work at USGB...

Old buildings can also be #green buildings. Read this case study here:

Old buildings can also be #green buildings. Rea...

gbca.org.au 20 Oct '16, 10pm

Achieving a Green Star – Performance rating is about more than financial sustainability – although this is essential. It’s...

In short, green building costs no more than con...

greenbuildingsupply.com 15 Oct '16, 4pm

Myth #1 Building green is more expensive This is the biggest myth because "expensive" is a relative term. More expensive t...

Check out which big-name companies the @EPA honored as "green power leaders"

Check out which big-name companies the @EPA hon...

solarindustrymag.com 20 Oct '16, 8pm

Shortly before the Solar Energy Industries Association released a report recognizing the top corporate solar installers in...

Green roof bylaws - from Argentina to San Francisco

Green roof bylaws - from Argentina to San Franc...

livingroofs.org 21 Oct '16, 9am

San Francisco has dominated the green roof news this week. However, below the radar of most English-speaking media is anot...

A thank you to Florence Block, from the USGBC N...

usgbc.org 16 Oct '16, 12am

Although not famous, a very wise familial matriarch once said, “You likely won’t be able to change the world, but you cert...

#GreenAppleDay of Service 2016: a global #green...

usgbc.org 21 Oct '16, 5pm

For the past five years, we at the Center For Green Schools ™ at USGBC® have looked forward to September as the month when...