28 Apr '17, 12pm

#LEED & @ENERGYSTAR work together for private-sector #energyefficiency- save this program!

The Office of Management and Budget’s proposed federal budget for 2018 has put critical programs within the EPA in jeopardy. Among them is Energy Star , which has helped individuals and businesses save money and protect our environment through increased energy efficiency since 1992. Energy-efficient appliances, products and buildings that meet a high performance standard may earn the Energy Star label. LEED and Energy Star As an early adopter of energy performance standards, Energy Star helped pave the way for the development of USGBC’s LEED rating system. Buildings earn LEED certification upon meeting certain levels of energy efficiency, among other measures. In fact, LEED uses the Energy Star system to empower property owners and occupants with the tools they need to meet these requirements and earn additional credits. Among the LEED prerequisites is a requirement to red...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/articles/energy-star-and-leed-work-t...

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jetsongreen.com 30 Apr '17, 1pm

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Great #volunteer work this #EarthDay by some of our favorite #USGBC Platinum members nationwide!

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usgbc.org 27 Apr '17, 5pm

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rubygems.org 29 Apr '17, 9pm

RubyGems.org is the Ruby community’s gem hosting service. Instantly publish your gems and then install them . Use the API ...

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RubyGems.org is the Ruby community’s gem hosting service. Instantly publish your gems and then install them . Use the API ...