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USGBCMA Workshop, 3/20 9am-5pm: Prepare for the LEED v4 Green Associate Exam

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

The USGBC MA Chapter will host a day long LEED Green Associate Exam Preparation class on Friday, March 20, 2015 from 9:00AM to 5:00PM at 50 Milk Street, Boston, MA The class includes: 8 hours of…

Filed under: Events

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: USGBCMA,LEED

0 replies | 525 views | Posted on: 03/12/2015 | Last updated: 03/12/2015

Social Equity Credits in LEED, May 28, 2015 8:30 AM-10 AM USGBC Massachusetts

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

May 28, 2015 8:30 AM-10 AM 50 Milk St, 17th Floor Hercules Conference Room Boston, MA USGBC has identified “fostering social equity” as a driving principle in its strategic plan, and in 201…

Filed under: Massachusetts

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Green Building,LEED,Social Equity

0 replies | 556 views | Posted on: 05/15/2015 | Last updated: 05/15/2015

LEED v4 – Navigating the Changes & Understanding the New Materials Selection Criteria

by Chelsea W. // Student

USGBC NYS Upstate Chapter presents its July Sustainable Speakers Series presentation exploring the newest addition to the LEED certification. Presented by: Aliesa Adelman LEED BD+C and Kim Bawden LEED…

Filed under: LEED (USGBC)

Related to: Certifications/Labels and Transparency ,Other,Safety

New York Green Building Group

Keywords: LEED,New York Events,Upstate New York

0 replies | 630 views | Posted on: 07/15/2015 | Last updated: 09/26/2015

LG Electronics honored by USGBC New Jersey for best practices in Green Building and Sustainability

by Stella Ng'oma // Green building enthusiast

LG Electronics' new LEED Platinum Building Project in Englewood Cliffs has earned the company an award from USGBC New Jersey. The USGBC New Jersey further applauded LG Electronics for being a good cor…

New Jersey Greenbuilding Group

Keywords: Green Building,LEED,Sustainable Infrastructure

0 replies | 342 views | Posted on: 11/03/2015 | Last updated: 11/03/2015

What is the LEED Dynamic Plaque? Come find out - Join the USGBCMA Dec 17th 8-9 am

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Join the USGBC MA and Boston Properties for a visit to 100 Federal St in Boston to check out their Dynamic Plaque installation. Here we will talk about the Dynamic Plaque system and occupant engagemen…

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: LEED,USGBC MA,Boston Properties

0 replies | 446 views | Posted on: 12/11/2015 | Last updated: 12/11/2015

Introduction to LEED for Homes – Free CE Webinar - 1/27 at 12 noon EST

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Introduction to LEED for Homes – Free CE Webinar January 27 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST Presenter: Brett Little, LEED APH, LFA, GHP LEED for Homes is a residential green building certification th…

Filed under: Webinars

Keywords: Green Building,LEED

0 replies | 561 views | Posted on: 01/25/2016 | Last updated: 01/25/2016

Mass Moving on Up at #3: Top LEED State in the Nation

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) released its national ranking of the top states in the country for LEED green building and Massachusetts is the third state in the nation for 2015. The rankings…

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: USGBCMA,LEED

0 replies | 286 views | Posted on: 02/05/2016 | Last updated: 02/05/2016

BREEAM Brings Competition to the US Green Building Certification Market

by EmmamHowe // Marketing/Green Policy Development

BREEAM, the leading UK green-building rating system, has recently crossed the pond, looking to take on its US counterpart LEED in the market for green building. Over the last 24 years, the internation…

Filed under: News

Related to: Certifications/Labels and Transparency ,Other Green Building - Other

Keywords: Green Building,LEED,BREEAM,BREEAMUSA,Certificaiton

0 replies | 2521 views | Posted on: 06/17/2016 | Last updated: 02/13/2017

July 27th: Presentation: High Performance Doors & Hardware USGBC CO

by EmmamHowe // Marketing/Green Policy Development

Join USGBC Colorado on Wednesday, July 27 for a presentation on door openings and energy efficient options. They'll explore the new and innovative technology of intelligent keys and cylinders, plus sm…

July 23rd: FREE Hands-On Home Efficiency Workshop - Learn About the Latest from the Best

by EmmamHowe // Marketing/Green Policy Development

It's home improvement season and we have an unequaled opportunity for you all. On Saturday, July 23rd, John Avenson of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory and Todd Collins of AE Building Systems…

Global Green Development Goals: The Need For Sustainable Cities

by EmmamHowe // Marketing/Green Policy Development

There is a direct correlation between climate change and buildings, according to the World Green Building Council (WGBC) CEO Terri Willis. With the increasing incidence of dangerous climatic events su…

Free Webinar: New LEED Pilot Credit: How Economic Analysis is Making the Case for Sustainable Design, January 23, 2-3 pm EST

by Kalyani.rc // Passive House / Sustainability Enthusiast

Sustainable City Network will host a free 1-hour webinar Monday January 23rd from 2-3 pm EST, about the new LEED Pilot Credit - Informing Design Using Triple Bottom Line Analysis. Featuring Ryan D.…

Filed under: Webinars

Keywords: LEED,New Pilot Credit,Free webinar

0 replies | 202 views | Posted on: 01/18/2017 | Last updated: 01/18/2017

The Wellness Aspects of Green Buildings - March 29, 5:30-7:30pm - Broward Branch USGBC, Florida

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

The Wellness Aspects of Green Buildings - Broward Branch USGBC, Florida March 29, 5:30-7:30pm Miramar Branch Library 2050 Civic Center Place Miramar, FL 33025 Join the Broward Branch of US…

Filed under: Florida

Florida Green Building Group

Keywords: Green Building,LEED,Well Building Standard,Healthy Buildings,USGBC Florida

0 replies | 284 views | Posted on: 03/07/2017 | Last updated: 03/07/2017

NESEA Green Building Pro Tour - New England's Largest Passive House, Friday June 9, Boston

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Green Building Pro Tour - New England's Largest Passive House Northeast Sustainable Energy Association Friday June 9 Boston, Massachusetts CEUs Pending: 2.5 AIA LU/HSW, 2.0 BPI, and certificat…

Filed under: Massachusetts

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: LEED,Green Building Tour,Passive House,PHIUS

0 replies | 591 views | Posted on: 03/08/2017 | Last updated: 05/02/2017

NESEA Green Building Pro Tour: LEED Platinum, Resilient Elementary School in Central New York, Friday August 4, Binghampton

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Green Building Pro Tour: LEED Platinum, Resilient Elementary School in Central New York Northeast Sustainable Energy Association Friday August 4 Binghampton, New York NESEA returns to central Ne…

Filed under: New York

New York Green Building Group

Keywords: LEED,Green Building Tour

0 replies | 866 views | Posted on: 03/08/2017 | Last updated: 06/12/2017

LEED Platinum Green Building Tour - April 12, 6-8 pm, Chiaravalle Montessori, Evanston

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

LEED Platinum Green Building Tour Chiaravalle Montessori April 12, 6-8 pm Chiaravalle Montessori, 425 Dempster St, Evanston, IL 60201 Join USGBC-Illinois' on April 12 to visit and explore the…

Filed under: Illinois

Illinois Green Building Group

Keywords: LEED,Green Building Tour

0 replies | 450 views | Posted on: 03/12/2017 | Last updated: 03/12/2017

Free Green Building Tour - Hotchkiss School LEED Certified Buildings , May 10, 5:30 pm, Lakeville

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Join CTGBC's Green Schools Committee and Centerbrook Architects for a FREE event tour of multiple LEED certified buildings at The Hotchkiss School's scenic Lakeville, CT campus. Among sustainable p…

Filed under: Connecticut

Connecticut Green Building

Keywords: Green Building,LEED,Green Schools,biomass,Carbon Neutrality

0 replies | 644 views | Posted on: 05/04/2017 | Last updated: 05/04/2017

New Research Supports the Business Case for LEED

by ChristinaC // Marketing Student

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) recently shared research supporting businesses that have LEED certified buildings. Several studies show the impact of LEED and EnergyStar labeled buildings, and…

Filed under: Advocacy

Keywords: LEED,EnergyStar

0 replies | 1552 views | Posted on: 05/11/2017 | Last updated: 05/11/2017

LEED Green Associate Exam Prep

by lesley1862 // Green Advocate

Become a LEED Green Associate today! The LEED Green Associate credential is for professionals who want to demonstrate green building expertise in non-technical fields of practice. This credential deno…

Filed under: Georgia

Keywords: LEED Exam Prep,LEED,LEED V4

0 replies | 352 views | Posted on: 06/13/2017 | Last updated: 06/13/2017

LEED Green Associate v4 Exam Prep

by lesley1862 // Green Advocate

Become a LEED Green Associate today! The LEED Green Associate credential is for professionals who want to demonstrate green building expertise in non-technical fields of practice. This credential deno…

Filed under: Other Green Building - Other

Keywords: LEED Exam Prep,LEED,LEED V4

0 replies | 484 views | Posted on: 06/13/2017 | Last updated: 06/14/2017

LEED Green Associate v4 Exam Prep

by lesley1862 // Green Advocate

Become a LEED Green Associate today! The LEED Green Associate credential is for professionals who want to demonstrate green building expertise in non-technical fields of practice. This credential deno…

Filed under: LEED Exam Preparation

Keywords: LEED Exam Prep,LEED,LEED V4

0 replies | 492 views | Posted on: 07/14/2017 | Last updated: 07/14/2017

LEED for Homes Green Rater Training Online, September 20-21

by AbbieKnight

With over 300,000 LEED® for Homes™ spaces worldwide, LEED is the international rating system to ensure residential building are better. LEED requires third-party on-site verification and performanc…

Filed under: Events

Keywords: LEED

0 replies | 819 views | Posted on: 07/19/2017 | Last updated: 08/16/2017

Webinar: Designing a LEED Campus in the Desert- Part 1 (Upstate Branch) on July 27

by AbbieKnight

This one-hour video documentary examines the design challenges for the Health Sciences Education Building in Arizona. Project team members discuss sustainable sites, integrated design process, energy …

Filed under: Webinars

Related to: Other

Keywords: LEED,Desert

0 replies | 185 views | Posted on: 07/23/2017 | Last updated: 07/23/2017

13th Annual Mid-Atlantic Buildings & Facilities Management Show & Conference, Nov 14, Edison, NJ

by Aditya

ProExpos Group is proud to present the 13th annual Mid-Atlantic Buildings & Facilities Management Show & Conference. The event will feature over 200 exhibitors displaying products and ser

Filed under: Environment

New Jersey Greenbuilding Group

Keywords: Green Building,Energy,LEED,Sustainability

0 replies | 627 views | Posted on: 09/28/2018 | Last updated: 09/28/2018

LEED Certification and Product Specifications Update

by GreenCE Sustainable Design and Construction

The USGBC released their 3rd quarter 2018 LEED certification update. The key takeaways revolve around the achievement level, LEED rating version, and LEED rating system. Also, metrics include the coun

Filed under: Other Green Building - Other

Keywords: LEED,LEED V4

0 replies | 741 views | Posted on: 10/16/2018 | Last updated: 10/17/2018