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Stamford Advocate
Stamford housing development to expand in South Endstation, is meant to live up to its “green” name. The transit-oriented apartmen
Stamford housing development to expand in South End
Stamford Advocate / Posted 17 hours ago
station, is meant to live up to its “green” name. The transit-oriented apartment building is also LEED-certified by the U.S. Green Building Council. Metro Green III, located near the corner of Atlantic and Henry street, will consist of an... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Stamford housing development to expand in South Endstation, is meant to live up to its “green” name. The transit-oriented apartmen
Stamford housing development to expand in South End
Darien News-Review / Posted 18 hours ago
station, is meant to live up to its “green” name. The transit-oriented apartment building is also LEED-certified by the U.S. Green Building Council. Metro Green III, located near the corner of Atlantic and Henry street, will consist of an... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Paxinosa Elementary renovations come in $5 million under budgetplanned, the renovation project is aiming for a LEED Gold certification. LEED G
Paxinosa Elementary renovations come in $5 million under budget
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 23 hours ago
planned, the renovation project is aiming for a LEED Gold certification. LEED Gold is one of the top recognitions of the U.S. Green Building Council and an industry standard for measuring efficiency. “The building will be very efficient and... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Mary's Gone Crackers Expands its North America Operations; Relocates Headquarterswill be a healthy, resource-efficient and cost effective workplace. When comple
Mary's Gone Crackers Expands its North America Operations; Relocates Headquarters
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
will be a healthy, resource-efficient and cost effective workplace. When completed, the project will be submitted to the U.S. Green Building Council for Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) status. Consistent with current... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
NSA Hampton Roads – Northwest Annex breaks ground on new Navy Exchangenutrition. It will also include a gas station and a barber shop. EMR Construc
NSA Hampton Roads – Northwest Annex breaks ground on new Navy Exchange
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 2 days ago
nutrition. It will also include a gas station and a barber shop. EMR Construction was selected in March 2016 as the general contractor for the $3 million project, which is required to be LEED Silver certified by the U.S. Green Building... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Google's Eric Schmidt, wife snap up Menlo Park site for oceanic and research hubbuilding will be built to a LEED Platinum rating, the highest standard issued f
Google's Eric Schmidt, wife snap up Menlo Park site for oceanic and research hub
Silicon Valley / Posted 6 days ago
building will be built to a LEED Platinum rating, the highest standard issued for energy-efficiency by the U.S. Green Building Council. In a news release, Pike & Co. said the goal is for the new building to achieve "net zero... Read more
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The Mercury News
Google exec, wife snap up Menlo Park site for oceanic and research hubbuilding will be built to a LEED Platinum rating, the highest standard issued f
Google exec, wife snap up Menlo Park site for oceanic and research hub
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
building will be built to a LEED Platinum rating, the highest standard issued for energy-efficiency by the U.S. Green Building Council. In a news release, Pike & Co. said the goal is for the new building to achieve "net zero... Read more
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Florida Keys Keynoter
Solar panels part of new city hall but not everyone likes the aesthetics, commissioner saysthe solar arrays will help the project meet the requirements for a "platinum" l
Solar panels part of new city hall but not everyone likes the aesthetics, commissioner says
Florida Keys Keynoter / Posted 11 days ago
the solar arrays will help the project meet the requirements for a "platinum" level of design certification from the U.S. Green Building Council -- the highest one possible -- city staff says. "Two solar arrays will enhance the overall... Read more
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Business Wire
JCPenney Headquarters Benefits from 25 Years of Energy Storage Using CALMAC’s IceBank® Technologyuse. Our IceBank tanks are installed at over 4,000 locations worldwide. Widely
JCPenney Headquarters Benefits from 25 Years of Energy Storage Using CALMAC’s IceBank® Technology
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
use. Our IceBank tanks are installed at over 4,000 locations worldwide. Widely recognized for promoting peak energy conservation and energy cost savings CALMAC is a member of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and the New Buildings Ins... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Walsh College pursues LEED certification for newly completed spacethe Troy-based business college will seek as part of the Leadership in Energy a
Walsh College pursues LEED certification for newly completed space
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 15 days ago
the Troy-based business college will seek as part of the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design program through the U.S. Green Building Council. But Walsh, which has more than 3,700 students, is experienced in that area. Its two-story... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Amazon’s plan for giant spheres gets mixed reactionand seemed unsatisfied by NBBJ’s assertions that the building would seek LEED G
Amazon’s plan for giant spheres gets mixed reaction
The Seattle Times / Posted 21 days ago
and seemed unsatisfied by NBBJ’s assertions that the building would seek LEED Gold certification, a designation by the U.S. Green Building Council. Biospheres aren’t new, Proksch said. “What is it offering other than making an experimental... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Ten years after: USGBC Mississippi forges aheadBy NASH NUNNERY The Mississippi chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council is
Ten years after: USGBC Mississippi forges ahead
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 27 days ago
By NASH NUNNERY The Mississippi chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council is alive and well. Rumors about the demise of the decade-old organization are greatly exaggerated, according to chapter Chairman Perry Richardson. In the midst of a... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Mateo County: Work to begin on $37M emergency centerby voters in 2012. Tentatively named the Regional Operations Center, it will b
San Mateo County: Work to begin on $37M emergency center
The Mercury News / Posted 28 days ago
by voters in 2012. Tentatively named the Regional Operations Center, it will be built to LEED Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. Building demolition at the site will begin in mid-May and a groundbreaking ceremony is expected... Read more
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The Daily Californian
2 Berkeley buildings selected to receive national awards for sustainability, designThe West Berkeley Library had already received a LEED platinum certification.
2 Berkeley buildings selected to receive national awards for sustainability, design
The Daily Californian / Posted 30 days ago
The West Berkeley Library had already received a LEED platinum certification. LEED is a rating system used by the U.S. Green Building Council to evaluate the environmental performance of a building and encourage sustainable design,... Read more
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The Advocate
New Orleans City Council considers allowing electric vehicle charging stations on public propertydissuade many local drivers from purchasing electric vehicles, said developer M
New Orleans City Council considers allowing electric vehicle charging stations on public property
The Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
dissuade many local drivers from purchasing electric vehicles, said developer Marcel Wisznia, speaking on behalf of the U.S. Green Building Council, a nonprofit committed to cost-efficient and energy-saving building projects. “Electric cars... Read more
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The Advocate
City Council considers allowing electric vehicle charging stations on public propertydissuade many local drivers from purchasing electric vehicles, said developer M
City Council considers allowing electric vehicle charging stations on public property
The Advocate / Posted a month ago
dissuade many local drivers from purchasing electric vehicles, said developer Marcel Wisznia, speaking on behalf of the U.S. Green Building Council, a nonprofit committed to cost-efficient and energy-saving building projects. “Electric cars... Read more
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CNBC
On Earth Day it's time to admit business isn't the enemyto reclaim Earth Day from the fringes and make it count for activists and capit
On Earth Day it's time to admit business isn't the enemy
CNBC / Posted 1 months ago
to reclaim Earth Day from the fringes and make it count for activists and capitalists alike. In 1993, I co-founded the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), a nonprofit organization dedicated to sustainable buildings and communities. USGBC... Read more
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iafrica.com
Earth Day: Ten eco-friendly airportsGold Certification. LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Desi
Earth Day: Ten eco-friendly airports
iafrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
Gold Certification. LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design and the eco-award is given out by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). Normally, constructing a new terminal means a lot of waste, but in this case, more than... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
What Makes 'Green' Home? Arizona Leads US In Green Home Buildinghome can be Energy Star certified to meet U.S. Department of Environmental Prot
What Makes 'Green' Home? Arizona Leads US In Green Home Building
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 1 months ago
home can be Energy Star certified to meet U.S. Department of Environmental Protection standards, or LEED certified, by the U.S. Green Building Council. Green homes often include things like high-performance doors and windows that are sealed tight,... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Bath Elementary construction wins LEED Gold certificationA local elementary school project received a special honor this week. The U.S.
Bath Elementary construction wins LEED Gold certification
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 1 months ago
A local elementary school project received a special honor this week. The U.S. Green Building Council has awarded the Bath Elementary School construction project the LEED Gold certification. LEED is a rating system that uses different criteria to... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
BHM Terminal is Awarded LEED Gold for New ConstructionInternational Airport announced April 20, that it has been awarded LEED Gold fo
BHM Terminal is Awarded LEED Gold for New Construction
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 1 months ago
International Airport announced April 20, that it has been awarded LEED Gold for New Construction as established by the U.S. Green Building Council and verified by the Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI). The Birmingham Airport... Read more

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