Valley Dining Center to celebrate its LEED Gold certification – WMU News


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Valley Dining Center to celebrate its LEED Gold certification
WMU News
KALAMAZOO, Mich.—Western Michigan University will recognize the Valley Dining Center's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design—LEED—certification during a brief program later this month. The University community is invited to attend and learn …
USGBC Launches LEED Zero Certification for Net-Zero BuildingsARCHITECT Magazine
Middle school in Evans, Colo., receives LEED Gold certificationAmerican School & University

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USGBC Launches LEED Zero Certification for Net-Zero Buildings – ARCHITECT Magazine


ARCHITECT Magazine

USGBC Launches LEED Zero Certification for Net-Zero Buildings
ARCHITECT Magazine
Today, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) launched LEED Zero, a new program that will address net zero operations and resources in buildings. “Net zero is a powerful target that will move the entire industry forward,” said Melissa Baker, senior

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Employees Happier, Healthier, More Productive in LEED Buildings – Contractor Mag


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Employees Happier, Healthier, More Productive in LEED Buildings
Contractor Mag
Washington, D.C. – According to a new survey released today from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), employees who work in LEED-certified green buildings are happier, healthier and more productive than employees in conventional and non-LEED …

Restored Jacksonville Landmark Earns LEED Silver – Commercial Property Executive


Commercial Property Executive

Restored Jacksonville Landmark Earns LEED Silver
Commercial Property Executive
Evermore venues are turning green. Cowford Chophouse, Jacksonville, Fla.'s premier steakhouse and historical landmark, joined the ranks with a LEED Silver certification issued by the U.S. Green Building Council. The Cowford building dates back to 1902, …

Willis Tower’s Sustainable Practices Ensure LEED Gold – Commercial Property Executive


Commercial Property Executive

Willis Tower's Sustainable Practices Ensure LEED Gold
Commercial Property Executive
EQ Office's Willis Tower in Chicago has received the LEED Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council with a score of 60 points. The iconic property at 233 S. Wacker Drive is undergoing the largest restorative transformation in its 43-year