GBCI Announces New Technology Organization: arc

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Platform will drive building performance within the green industry
USGBC’s Scot Horst named CEO of new GBCI venture
Washington, D.C.—(Oct. 4, 2016)—Today, during the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) International Summit held at the 2016 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo, Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI) announced a new technology organization called arc.

Global 2016 GRESB Infrastructure Data Captures ESG Performance of 185 Infrastructure Funds and Assets

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New report shows infrastructure sector is taking on responsibilities following COP21 agreement
Amsterdam—(Oct. 11, 2016)—GRESB, an investor-driven organization that is transforming the way we assess the environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance of real assets globally, today released the data of the inaugural 2016 GRESB Infrastructure Assessment.

USGBC Partners with 2016 Green Building Expo in Serbia

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November event set to bring together leaders in the U.S. and Europe to advance LEED and green buildings across the continent  
Washington, D.C.—(Oct. 12, 2016)—USGBC, conference partner of the 2016 Green Building Expo, announced today that Kay Killmann, president of the German Green Building Association (GGBA) and USGBC’s official business and education partner in Europe’s largest LEED market, will keynote the event.

Jennifer Young Stevens receives inaugural GRESB Investor Leadership Award

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GRESB, the leading data provider for environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance of real assets, introduced a new award during Greenbuild 2016 to honor leaders in the investment industry, marking a growing interest and commitment in sustainability as a way to increase performance and value of real estate portfolios.

Increase the marketability of your building with EDGE

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EDGE certification rewards developers, owners and project teams that implement strategies to reduce energy and water use in their buildings, as well as embodied energy in materials. An innovation of the International Finance Corporation (IFC), EDGE is a green building certification system for new residential and commercial buildings that enables design teams and project owners to assess the most cost-effective ways to incorporate energy, water and material savings options into their buildings.