Economic development creates opportunities to grow state, local and metro areas, which are essential for economic growth, improved quality of life and community development. USGBC articles below.
Local Government Leadership Program uses the LEED for Cities rating system to reduce climate change, advance resilience and social equity .
The New Mexico city is only the second in the world to achieve LEED Gold status under the USGBC's more stringent LEED v4.1 rating system.
The U.S. Green Building Council is expanding its LEED for Cities and Communities program with a new $500,000 grant from Bank of America.
Massachusetts and Hawaii round out Top 5 on USGBC's Top 10 States for LEED, which recognizes current leaders committed to sustainable buildings, cities, and communities.
First announced in 2011, CenturyLink's new Technology Center of Excellence will be home to 800 jobs in Monroe and result in 1,170 new indirect jobs in the greater Monroe area.
First elevator manufacturing facility in North America to achieve LEED® Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.
The Akron Control Center will feature advanced computer systems to monitor electrical grid reliability in various geographic areas of the country where FirstEnergy has operations. Nov 29, 2012 @ 11:26 AM