Here’s how to move LEED forward on climate change

May 25, 2018 by  
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The green building rating system must go further.

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5 challenges and opportunities in using green financing for cities

May 25, 2018 by  
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Environmental impact investing to improve cities: pay for results, not process.

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Will the plastics industry kill LEED?

July 19, 2012 by  
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The latest skirmish in a decade-old battle broke out this week, as chemical and plastics groups challenged the LEED green building rating system. It's déjà vu all over again.

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Amazon Partners with EPEAT, Provides Green Gadget Info to Consumers…Sort Of.

December 23, 2009 by  
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Photo via MikeBlogs EPEAT, as you likely already know, is a rating system for electronics. It judges items like computers, notebooks, and monitors on criteria such as recyclability, packaging, exclusion of toxic materials and so on, and the greener the gadget, the higher the ranking, from bronze to gold

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St. Olaf Regents Hall Sets Record as Largest Academic Facility to Achieve LEED Platinum

November 15, 2009 by  
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Here is an update on the largest science center ever to strive for LEED Platinum certification: They made it! The St.

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