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June 2015

Published on June 26, 2015 Written by Badri Patel Posted in Industry

Over the last 15 years LEED has emerged as the perfect brand to cultivate a conversation around sustainability and motivate individuals to incorporate sustainability values into our building environment.

In addition to the certification and recognition, LEED gives...

Published on June 25, 2015 Written by Nora Knox Posted in Industry

Put simply a green roof is roofing system with vegetation; a green roof is often also known as a vegetated roof or a living roof. 

These roofs can be found on a variety of building types, including both commercial and residential buildings—and the roof may be partially or completely covered with vegetation. The primary...

Published on June 23, 2015 Written by Nora Knox Posted in Industry

Watch our video below to learn more about how you can become a LEED AP.

LEED AP with specialty credentials take your green building expertise to the next level. They equip you with an in-depth understanding of green building design,...

Published on June 19, 2015 Written by Gautami Palanki Posted in Industry

On June 9, I had the pleasure of joining the 13th annual Honeywell User Group (HUG) conference in Scottsdale, Arizona, and kick starting Tuesday's general session, "Industry Transformation with Real Time Performance.” Honeywell is a USGBC...

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