Tag Archives: U.S. Green Building Council

U.S. Green Building Council Launches Center for Green Schools

The U. S. Green Building launched its new program, the Center for Green Schools, on September 30, 2010. The initiative strives to convert schools to become LEED-certified using green building practices such as energy-efficient heating and cooling systems, carbon dioxide censors and lighting control. “The education sector is doing more in the way of green […]

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White House Becomes “Green” House With Obama’s Plan For Energy Building Automation Solutions

President Obama intends to get the White House to become certified LEED (The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) by the U.S. Green Building Council.  The effort includes energy and water systems as well as waste disposal and management.  The White House representatives find it vital to take toxicity and life-cycle into consideration when making […]

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