By Craig A. Ruark
Special to the Las Vegas Business Press
Despite the slow economic recovery, many businesses are seeing âgreenâ as the path to a sustainable future and achieving a LEED certification by the U.S. 608 more words
The UAE has been named as one of the top 10 markets for green building space by the US Green Building Council (USGBC).
The USGBC, a not-for profit organisation, oversees the Leed (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) green building rating system. 345 more words
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced that the United Arab Emirates ranked eighth on USGBC’s annual ranking of the Top 10 Countries for LEED, the world’s most widely used and recognized green building rating system. 810 more words
There’s a significant gap between large and small office buildings in achieving sustainability certification, according to a new study by CBRE Group, Inc. and Maastricht University. 120 more words
Firms that provide LEED-based sustainability certification services hold themselves out as having a special expertise. But destroying credibility with a client can be as easy as contracting with the client to have the project reviewed by the Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI). 188 more words