Tags » USGBC

State-Funded Projects and LEED v4

As reported by EcoBuildingPulse a few weeks ago, Indiana Governor Mike Pence decided to neither sign nor veto a new bill that will put an… 334 more words

Green Design

LEED v4 Expands Acoustic Performance In Multiple Areas

n addition to Schools and Healthcare, LEED Building Design and Construction (BD+C) v4 expands acoustic performance into several other variations of the rating system, such as New Construction, Data Centers, and Hospitality. 505 more words

Industry News

USGBC Sustainable Bike Tour this Friday

This week is the USGBC Rocky Mountain Green Conference.  After learning about a bike tour for event attendees to different sustainably-oriented building projects in Denver, I had Clayton Bartzcak from Ambient Energy tell us a bit more about the event.. 334 more words

USGBC Speaker to Discuss LEED v4 at DesignColumbus 2014

LEED v4 launched in November 2013 at Greenbuild. It incorporates more changes than previous versions of the rating system did; its development also involved an unprecedented number of public comment periods. 95 more words


Hyundai Motor America Seeks LEED Gold Certification

Hyundai Motor America recently completed building their new U.S. Headquarters in Fountain Valley, California. Designed by one of the most well known firms, Gensler, the building design is described as sleek and modern, yet classic, and built on a structural pedestal foundation with floating translucent glass floors above. 264 more words


Some Good Green News For Illinois

Illinois is not usually known for “being green” – Chicago’s towering skyscrapers and congested traffic emitting pollution is usually the first image that comes to mind when people think of Illinois. 225 more words