Green Building Certification Institute

Type: Organization
Name: Green Building Certification Institute
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Xylem's third sustainability report highlights company's commitment...

Xylem's third sustainability report highlights company's commitment to sustainable solutions that help solve water challengesJul. 23, 2014 Business Editors/Energy WritersRYE BROOK, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 23, 2014--Xylem Inc. (NYSE: XYL), a leading ... [Published Finwin - 19 hours ago]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

New CEU Helps Building Professionals Earn LEED Credits for Use of FSC Products

/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To encourage architects and other building professionals to build with wood and support their efforts to earn credit in the US Green Building Council's LEED program, the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) developed Mastering FSC-certified ... [Published The CW11 - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

The Evolution Of LEED

LEED v4, the latest version of the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) rating system, reflects an ultimate goal by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC): make a LEED-certified building forever green. A theme of “trust but verify” emerges ... [Published Electrical Contractor - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

2 Central AR Library System Branches Awarded for Going Green

LITTLE ROCK, AR (News release) - Two Central Arkansas Library System (CALS) branches have been awarded prestigious LEED® (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Green Building Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council and verified by the ... [Published KARK TV - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

USGBC Launches Real-Time International Market Briefs

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced the launch of an expanded online data visualization resource that will allow any user to access aggregated LEED green building project information in the more than 150 countries with LEED projects under ... [Published Environmental Design Construction - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 2 reports

University releases new landscape rating system

The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center and the College of Natural Sciences are working toward their goal of landscape sustainability with the use of a new landscape construction rating system that prioritizes the environment.SITES v2, developed by the ... [Published Daily Texan - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Crossroads PK-8 School Garners LEED Gold

Crossroads PK-8 School in Norfolk, Va. has earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification with the Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI). According to a media release, Norfolk Public Schools partnered with architects ... [Published Individual.com - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 2 reports

Hedeman of Cresa Boston Achieves LEED-GA Accreditation

Emily Hedeman, a resident of Westford and Associate at Cresa Boston, the headquarters of the nation’s largest tenant advisory firm, recently achieved Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Green Associate (LEED-GA) accreditation from the Green ... [Published Westford Patch - Jun 26 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 2 reports

Crossroads PK-8 School Earns LEED Gold

/PRNewswire/ -- Crossroads PK-8 School in Norfolk, VA has earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED™) Gold certification with the Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI). Opened in 2012, the three-story, 147,000-square-foot building ... [Published BusinessWeek - Jun 24 2014]
First reported Jun 20 2014 - Updated Jun 20 2014 - 1 reports

Environment news - New fire station takes the LEED

Southwest Florida International Airport’s (RSW) new eco-friendly fire station has been awarded a highly regarded environmental certification.The Aircraft Rescue & Fire Fighting (ARFF) building has earned the Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design ... [Published Airport World - Jun 20 2014]
First reported Jun 17 2014 - Updated Jun 17 2014 - 1 reports

SW Florida ARFF Station Gains LEED Gold

The aircraft rescue and fire fighting (ARFF) station at Southwest Florida International Airport recently earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold Certification for sustainable design and construction from the U.S. Green Building ... [Published Aviation News - Jun 17 2014]
First reported May 22 2014 - Updated May 22 2014 - 2 reports

LEED v4 has a New and Improved Registration Contract

USGBC proudly boasts that LEED v4 has 80% fewer forms when compared to LEED 2009. Not only are there fewer fields to document with the removal of low value content, but the user experience is further improved including by removing multiple required signatures. ... [Published CleanTechies Events - CleanTech Events and Conf ... - May 22 2014]

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...and employee development," said Chris McIntire, Xylem's sustainability champion and president of Xylem's Analytics and Treatment businesses. "We are still at the beginning of our journey and we are dedicated to making continuous progress as a leader in the water industry. We are committed to build world-class products and sustainable solutions to protect and preserve the environment and to strengthen the communities where Xylem works around the world."
...products, LEED has contributed enormously to forest conservation in the US," said Corey Brinkema , president of the Forest Stewardship Council US. "We know sourcing can sometimes be challenging, so this CEU is one part of our work to help architects and builders" he added
"LEED is driving innovation and sustainable development across the globe,” said Mahesh Ramanujam, chief operating officer, USGBC. "These market briefs offer a global view, country by country, simultaneously representing the international demand for LEED and our commitment to making the story and the data behind it transparent.""
...There's a greater emphasis on resilient infrastructure, helping to ensure that "in a time of uncertainty and disruption, Living Buildings are always beacons of safety and security" according to ILFI. For more information on the Living Building Challenge 3.0, visit www.living-future.org/lbc

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Xylem's third sustainability report highlights ... [Published Finwin - 19 hours ago]
New CEU Helps Building Professionals Earn LEED ... [Published The CW11 - Jul 18 2014]
The Evolution Of LEED [Published Electrical Contractor - Jul 16 2014]
2 Central AR Library System Branches Awarded fo... [Published KARK TV - Jul 15 2014]
USGBC Launches Real-Time International Market B... [Published Environmental Design Construction - Jul 10 2014]
New Sustainability Resource Links GRI with LEED [Published Prlog - Jul 08 2014]
USGBC Professional Exams Evolving With Launch O... [Published Facilities Net - Jul 04 2014]
University releases new landscape rating system [Published Daily Texan - Jun 27 2014]
Crossroads PK-8 School Garners LEED Gold [Published Individual.com - Jun 27 2014]
SITES v2 Launched [Published Architect Magazine - Jun 26 2014]
Hedeman of Cresa Boston Achieves LEED-GA Accred... [Published Westford Patch - Jun 26 2014]
Emily Hedeman of Cresa Boston Achieves LEED-GA ... [Published Boston/Sf - Jun 25 2014]
Crossroads PK-8 School Earns LEED Gold [Published BusinessWeek - Jun 24 2014]
Crossroads PK-8 School Earns LEED Gold [Published PR Newswire: Environment - Jun 24 2014]
Environment news - New fire station takes the LEED [Published Airport World - Jun 20 2014]
Second Frost Supply Employee Gains LEED(R) Gree... [Published SearchBug - Jun 18 2014]
USGBC's LEED program gaining rapid adoption in ... [Published FMLink - Jun 18 2014]
Oakland Zoo's Veterinary Hospital Achieves LEED... [Published Industrial Info Financials - Jun 17 2014]
SW Florida ARFF Station Gains LEED Gold [Published Aviation News - Jun 17 2014]
Harris Teeter Awarded Prestigious LEED® Green B... [Published PRWeb - Jun 10 2014]
LEED v4 has a New and Improved Registration Con... [Published CleanTechies Events - CleanTech Events and Conf ... - May 22 2014]
LEED v4 has a New and Improved Registration Con... [Published CleanTechies Blog - CleanTechies.com - May 22 2014]
Upcoming Webinar Series from WPL Publishing to ... [Published PRWeb - May 16 2014]
FREE LEED Training - Happy Earth Day! [Published theCSRfeed - Apr 22 2014]
Free Sustainability Training - All Leonardo Aca... [Published theCSRfeed - Apr 17 2014]
Donald Julian Reaves Student Activities Center ... [Published PRWeb - Apr 03 2014]
Sustainable Performance Solutions Expands Its C... [Published PR.com Press Releases - Mar 17 2014]
Franklin data center earns LEED award [Published Tennessean - Feb 02 2014]
UL Environment adds innovative tools for Specif... [Published PR Newswire - Nov 19 2013]
McDonald's in Cary, North Carolina’s is One of ... [Published PRWeb - Nov 15 2013]
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Crossroads PK-8 School Earns LEED Gold [Published PR Newswire: Environment - Jun 24 2014]
NORFOLK, Va., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Crossroads PK-8 School in Norfolk, VA has earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) Gold certification with the Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI).  Opened in 2012, the three-story, ...
LEED v4 has a New and Improved Registration Con... [Published CleanTechies Events - CleanTech Events and Conf ... - May 22 2014]
USGBC proudly boasts that LEED v4 has 80% fewer forms when compared to LEED 2009. Not only are there fewer fields to document with the removal of low value content, but the user experience is further improved including by removing multiple required signatures. ...
LEED v4 has a New and Improved Registration Con... [Published CleanTechies Blog - CleanTechies.com - May 22 2014]
USGBC proudly boasts that LEED v4 has 80% fewer forms when compared to LEED 2009. Not only are there fewer fields to document with the removal of low value content, but the user experience is further improved including by removing multiple required signatures. ...
FREE LEED Training - Happy Earth Day! [Published theCSRfeed - Apr 22 2014]
Online LEED Training SOURCE: Leonardo Academy DESCRIPTION: Leonardo Academy announced that all its on-demand training courses available on Leonardo Academy’s website are  FREE  for Earth Month. Many of the available courses are approved for continuing ...
Free Sustainability Training - All Leonardo Aca... [Published theCSRfeed - Apr 17 2014]
Free LEED Training Courses SOURCE: Leonardo Academy DESCRIPTION: Madison, WI, April 17, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Leonardo Academy announced that all its on-demand training courses available on Leonardo Academy’s website are FREE for Earth Month. Many ...
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