The performance pathway to green: Candid conversation with LEED users at ACREX India

Performance is a common metric that is measurable and a key differentiator across businesses, people and products. The built environment has a significant role to play in enhancing employee productivity, and research has shown that employee productivity is directly linked to the environment in which people function.

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Cheat sheet: Top things to know about USGBC and GBCI in 2017

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At USGBC, we know the marketplace is changing fast. In the past few years, the green business and sustainability industries have grown dramatically, and it seems that we are frequently adding new certification and credentialing opportunities to our efforts. We also know that it can be hard to keep up. So, here’s a cheat sheet to help you understand the reach of our efforts in 2017.

CHP-equipped district energy: A winning strategy for LEED and PEER

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On January 18, 2017, USGBC teamed up with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Combined Heat and Power Partnership to host a webinar highlighting the potential LEED point impact for buildings connected to CHP-equipped district energy systems. In addition, we provided an overview of the PEER rating system for sustainable energy systems.