Standards groups highlight the critical role of standards and conformity assessment programs for environmental stewardship.
Everblue has established counseling services to help unemployed workers pay for and pass their LEED Green Associate Exam and will assist them in exploring job options.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency gives an accounting of its American Recovery and Reinvestment Act obligations to the state of California, 200 days after the measure became law.
New initiative for analysis methodology development will be shared with LEED building owners and project teams.
Habitat for Humanity affiliates that build homes to green standards can receive up to $5,000 through an expansion of the Partners in Sustainable Building program.
Crow says that performing at Greenbuild is like being on the international stage of the green movement.
Headquarters design showcases Platinum certification, while the Green Building Certification Institute accepts the Council as the first Education Reviewing Body.
Effective 2012, the new minimum energy efficiency requirements will call for T12 lamps to replace T8 lamps in fluorescent applications and the use of highly efficiency halogen infrared technology in reflector lamps.
The union provides training for jobs in solar, wind, biomass, nuclear, and clean coal, while firefighters are discussing how to work around solar panels, wind turbines, and other renewable energy systems.
Delta College (Mich.) has a passel of green efforts under way, which could fall under all sorts of headings.
- By Dian Schaffhauser
- Jun 08, 2009