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Published on 24 Mar 2017 Written by Sandra Doherty Posted in Community

USGBC North Carolina would like to congratulate member Traci Rider, PhD, on a recent grant award. 

On...

Published on 23 Mar 2017 Written by charles bertuch Posted in Community

Welcome to the USGBC New York Upstate community. After successfully integrating New York Upstate into the national organization, in 2016 the community delivered a number of programs, activities and initiatives in...

Published on 23 Mar 2017 Written by Heather Benjamin Posted in Industry

The March/April 2017 issue of USGBC+ covers a range of current green building topics, from the new, sustainable parking garages to innovative urban design.

Take a look at three of our top stories from the issue:

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Published on 23 Mar 2017 Written by Julia Feder Posted in Education

You want the best courses, and we've got them. Check out this month's selection of three courses to grow your LEED, green building and sustainability knowledge. 

In March, increase your knowledge of trends and...

Published on 22 Mar 2017 Written by Sarah Stanley Posted in Media

China has reached an impressive level of LEED-certified buildings

Beijing, China—(March 22, 2017)—Today, USGBC announced that China has hit a major milestone and surpassed more than 1,000 ...

Published on 22 Mar 2017 Written by Amanda Sawit Posted in Center for Green Schools

The Green Schools Conference and Expo, which convened this week in Atlanta, Georgia, highlighted the intersection of sustainability, curriculum and programming, building design, facilities management, health and wellness and...

Published on 22 Mar 2017 Written by Leticia McCadden Posted in Media

Recipients represent impressive environmental efforts in schools across the United States

Atlanta, GA—(March 22, 2017)—Today, the Center for Green Schools at USGBC, in...

Published on 21 Mar 2017 Written by Bryan Howard Posted in Advocacy and policy

After weeks of media reports and conjecture about the direction and funding for federal agencies, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) released its plan for the proposed 2018...

Published on 21 Mar 2017 Written by Heather Benjamin Posted in LEED

USGBC's LEED in Motion reports share data on LEED certification in various industry sectors, as well as geographical locations....

Published on 20 Mar 2017 Written by Rukesh Samarasekera Posted in LEED

This article is part of a series that provides an overview of the requirements and options in LEED.

In a previous article, we...

Published on 20 Mar 2017 Written by Anisa Heming Posted in Center for Green Schools

On March 20, the Green Schools Catalyst Quarterly Journal launches. The new education journal is a publication of the Green Schools National Network...

Published on 20 Mar 2017 Written by Doug Widener Posted in Community

To celebrate the launch of USGBC Ohio, we are offering a 50 percent discount on individual memberships through April 18, 2017.

Join us to be part of all the work we are doing to advance green building and sustainable...

Published on 20 Mar 2017 Written by Rukesh Samarasekera Posted in Community

What do you think of when you hear the words "slum" or "poverty"? When Dr. Antwi Akom hears those words, he thinks of genius and hotbeds of green innovation. He thinks of masters of “TAO”: people...

Published on 20 Mar 2017 Written by Joseph Crea Posted in Industry

The Saudi Green Building Forum (SGBF) has become the newest member of USGBC’s LEED International Roundtable...

Published on 17 Mar 2017 Written by Doug Widener Posted in Advocacy and policy

Join USGBC Ohio as it hosts "Statehouse Day" at the Ohio Statehouse on Tues., April 25, 2017. This is an opportunity to meet with key state legislators to introduce them...

Published on 16 Mar 2017 Written by Taryn Holowka Posted in Community

This article was co-authored by Nicholas Firmand.

The LEED Fellow is...

Published on 16 Mar 2017 Written by Sheri Brezinka Posted in Advocacy and policy

On March 9, more than 30 USGBC Minnesota architects, contractors, LEED professionals and community leaders gathered at the Minnesota State Capitol to stress the importance...

Published on 15 Mar 2017 Written by Selina Holmes Posted in Community

The LEED European Summit, co-hosted in Berlin by USGBC, GBCI and the...

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