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May 2013

Published on May 24, 2013 Written by Rick Fedrizzi Posted in Industry

Market transformation.  We use that term a lot around USGBC but I don’t think I completely grasped its full power to change lives and change the world until yesterday, when we made our announcement about the...

Published on May 24, 2013 Written by Jacob Kriss Posted in Industry
Credit: Oscar Einzig

Here’s our weekly collection of green building clips:

Hanley Wood Acquires Greenbuild Conference & Expo, Trade Show News Network. USGBC’s new partnership with Hanley Wood for Greenbuild will help the world’s largest event...

Published on May 23, 2013 Written by Jenny Niemann Posted in Industry

Attendees returned home from their Greenbuild 2012 adventure in San Francisco with fresh ideas, valuable education, new connections, and a few momentos. But today, we’re focusing on what attendees didn’t take with them — things like coffee cups, name badges, CDs and other typical conference swag.

Since 2002, USGBC's...

Published on May 20, 2013 Written by Anonymous Posted in Industry

Many people are becoming more conscious about staying green while they travel.

TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site, offers a few easy tips for travelers who want to curb their carbon footprint, without sacrificing comfort, relaxation or fun!

Book a nonstop flight.  The fewer planes you need to...

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