Items Tagged with 'U.S. Green Building Council'


Appliance maker earns LEED building certifications

August 23, 2017
An appliance maker has been awarded LEED certifications for two of its recent building projects. Read More

Business input is vital to sustainability issues

March 7, 2014
The West Michigan Sustainable Business Forum, a program that had its start 20 years ago, is presenting a luncheon program March 10, with the U.S. Green Building Council West Michigan Chapter, on sustainability and resiliency. Read More

Green Building Council prepares to launch version 4 of LEED

July 26, 2013
The U.S. Green Building Council this month approved a significant update to its Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design program. Read More

USGBC focus shift refuted

June 28, 2013
The June 17, 2013, Grand Rapids Business Journal article “Has USGBC shifted its focus?” presents one opinion of the changes being implemented by the U.S. Green Building Council for being an Accredited Professional and the LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) rating system. Read More

Has USGBC shifted its focus?

Local design firm feels council is more concerned about profits than its core mission.

June 14, 2013
Building projects aren’t the only thing the U.S. Green Building Council certifies for LEED. Read More