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  • 02:22 Excitement Building for Greenbuild India

    Excitement Building for Greenbuild India

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    As the inaugural Greenbuild Conference and Expo in India comes closer, excitement among leaders from various industries and sectors is steadily building up. Learn how Greenbuild 2017, slated to be held in Mumbai, from November 2nd to 5th is already creati

  • 00:36 Washington, D.C. becomes world's first LEED Platinum city

    Washington, D.C. becomes world's first LEED Platinum city

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    On August 31, 2017, Washington, D.C., was named the first LEED for Cities Platinum city in the world. LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is the most widely used green building rating system in the world. LEED for Cities was launched in 2

  • 01:10 Women in Green at Greenbuild India

    Women in Green at Greenbuild India

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    Greenbuild’s signature Women in Green event explores how women are shaping society and making change happen now. Don’t miss the annual Women in Green at Greenbuild India. It is a unique opportunity to hear trend-setting, groundbreaking women tell their st

  • 04:03 Mahesh Ramanujam Talks About Green Real Estate in India

    Mahesh Ramanujam Talks About Green Real Estate in India

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    Leaders of two global organizations committed to sustainability—Mahesh Ramanujam, President and CEO of USGBC and GBCI, and Rajat Malhotra, COO of Integrated Facilities Management, JLL—exchange views on the current green building trends in India, performan

  • 03:32 LEED On: Ascendas-Singbridge India

    LEED On: Ascendas-Singbridge India

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    The Ascendas-Singbridge Group is a leading provider of sustainable urban solutions for townships, mixed-use developments and corporate and industrial parks. Through its use of LEED, the company is also a leader in its commitment to Indian sustainability.

  • 04:45 LEED On: Suzlon One Earth

    LEED On: Suzlon One Earth

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    Suzlon One Earth, the LEED Platinum corporate headquarters for Suzlon Energy, is a phenomenal testimony to the highest standards in sustainability. The project was conceived and implemented by Synefra Infrastructures and its director, J.R. Tanti, an archi

  • 02:21 USGBC’s 2015 Top 10 States for LEED

    USGBC’s 2015 Top 10 States for LEED

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    Within the Top 10 states, 1,633 commercial and institutional projects became LEED-certified in 2015—representing 274.9 million square feet of real estate. The states that made the 2015 list were responsible for an 8 percent increase in the amount of certi

  • 08:29 Climate Leaders: Interview with Tai Lee Siang

    Climate Leaders: Interview with Tai Lee Siang

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    Tai Lee Siang, an award-winning architect and urban planner, is the immediate past president of the Singapore Green Building Council and a member of the Board of Directors of the WorldGBC. Founded in 2009, the Singapore Green Building Council was backed b

  • 19:22 PEER Progress: Chattanooga

    PEER Progress: Chattanooga

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    Last week, Chattanooga’s smart grid, operated by EPB, became the first major utility to earn PEER certification. Amid the excitements and events, PEER was on hand to celebrate performance, efficiency and customer value in the energy market.

  • 00:24 Greenbuild 2015 waste diversion rap

    Greenbuild 2015 waste diversion rap

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    As a four-time winner of the IMEX Sustainable Meetings award, Greenbuild is committed to raising the bar in sustainable events each year. The Greenbuild sustainability program addresses environmental impact through the seven objectives. Learn more at http

  • 01:22 Living WELL

    Living WELL

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    The WELL building standard, administered by the International WELL Building Institute™ (IWBI), seeks to improve human health and well-being through the built environment. WELL fulfills a 2012 Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Commitment to Action to improve

  • 04:02 Course preview: Social equity credits and LEED

    Course preview: Social equity credits and LEED

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    In this course, you will learn about “fostering social equity,” a driving principle in USGBC's strategic plan. In 2014, three new Social Equity credits were launched as part of the LEED v4 Pilot Credit library. The three credits, Social Equity in the Proj

  • 12:23 Climate Leaders: Interview with Felipe Faria

    Climate Leaders: Interview with Felipe Faria

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    Since joining the council in 2007, Faria has worked to make sustainability – and by extension, LEED – more relatable and accessible to Brazil’s private and public sectors. Today, Brazil ranks as one of the top five markets in the world for LEED, and Faria

  • 08:14 Climate Leaders: Interview with Terri Wills

    Climate Leaders: Interview with Terri Wills

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    The World Green Building Council is a nonprofit organization and coalition of more than 80 national green building councils throughout the world. Terri Wills, CEO of the World Green Building Council, has a deep background in policy and media, with previou

  • 01:09 PEER: A rating system for measuring and improving sustainable power generation

    PEER: A rating system for measuring and improving sustainable power generation

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    Modeled after USGBC’s LEED for buildings, PEER provides energy professionals with a comprehensive understanding of how to define, specify and assess sustainable power to buildings. It is the nation’s first comprehensive, consumer-centric, outcome-driven s

  • 02:20 Course preview: Urban resilience in the era of climate change [video]

    Course preview: Urban resilience in the era of climate change [video]

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    In this course, you will learn how infrastructure can be built to weather the shocks and surprises of the future and how New York City has become more resilient after Superstorm Sandy. The short- and long-term implications of our nation’s failing infrastr

  • 02:24 Best of Green Schools 2016

    Best of Green Schools 2016

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    The Best of Green Schools awards recognize the people, schools, campuses and organizations instigating positive change to the status quo by creating healthier, more sustainable and more efficient learning environments. This video highlights the winners of

  • 03:08 Course preview: Life Cycle Assessment and Environmental Product Declarations

    Course preview: Life Cycle Assessment and Environmental Product Declarations

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    Along with Declare, Health Product Declarations and other tools for addressing chemicals of concern, Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) and Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) are viewed by many in the green building community as critical market drivers to

  • 04:17 Saint-Gobain Goes LEED Platinum

    Saint-Gobain Goes LEED Platinum

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    USGBC invites you to take a look at Saint-Gobain’s sleek new $80 million LEED Platinum North American headquarters, which was designed from the ground up to center on an open architectural plan, where the 800-plus employees have a constant view of the out

  • 02:01 Happy Earth Day from Bali

    Happy Earth Day from Bali

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    It's Earth Day, so what better place could the Center for Green Schools announce the first-ever Education Ministerial for Sustainability than Green School Bali, the first recipient of the prestigious Greenest School of the Year Award! Director of the Cent