Articles Tagged with ''USGBC''

Hillary Clinton to open Greenbuild 2013

May 29, 2013

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will give the opening keynote address at the 2013 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo.


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LEED certification recommended for all GSA buildings

May 3, 2013

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design certification has been recommended as the best measure for building efficiency for all GSA buildings.


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Free guide to green colleges available

April 22, 2013

The Princeton Review has published the fourth annual edition of its free guidebook showcasing the most environmentally responsible green colleges.


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Standard 189.1 deemed compliance option for IGCC; ICC announces new green code

May 12, 2012

The building industry now has greater flexibility in the design of high-performance buildings through a change impacting application of the green building standard from ASHRAE, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), and the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) included in the International Green Construction Code (IgCC).


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USGBC lists states with most LEED®-certified projects per capita

February 2, 2012
The USGBC has released its 2011 list of top 10 states for LEED®-certified commercial and institutional green buildings per capita, based on the U.S. 2010 Census information. The District of Columbia leads the nation, with more than 31 sq ft of LEED-certified space per person in 2011, with Colorado being the leading state, with 2.74 sq ft per person in 2011.
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Editor's Note: Courting Controversy

November 1, 2010
A $100 million lawsuit takes a serious swipe at LEED®.
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Texas hospital increases service, decreases footprint

November 1, 2010
New air handlers at Dell Children’s Medical Center helped the hospital achieve LEED® Platinum status.When Dell Children’s Medical Center began the development of its new facility in Austin, TX, the
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Data Center Star Search

October 1, 2010
You’redesigning a data center. Which certification makes the most sense? Do you really know how ASHRAE 90.1 does (or doesn’t apply) to your project? Where have the mission critical bigwigs put their focus? Develop perfect pitch for the differences involved and see why the author prefers to play in the key of ENERGY STAR.
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What Is An Intelligent Building?

July 29, 2005
Over the last 20 years, there has been a lot of discussion and debate about the concept of an “intelligent building.”


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