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Talking Points Column: All that Glitters is not (LEED) Gold

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The Mower-Sustainability Connection

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Mowers and Sustainability: Understanding Facility Needs

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Mowers and Sustainability: Issues on the Horizon

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Gathering Energy Data Often Most Difficult Part of Better Buildings Challenge Efforts

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Better Buildings Challenge Offers Benefits Beyond Just Learning

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Department of Energy: Goal of Better Buildings Challenge is to Cut Down on $60 Billion in Wasted Energy

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The Best Way To Reduce Water Use In High-Rise Buildings

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Unical Aviation, Inc.: Transforming a Non-descript Warehouse Into a First-class Workplace

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Floorcoverings Can Be Green/Sustainable

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The Greenest Flooring Product on the Market

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Teaching Green: UW-Madison's Renovated Education Building

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Sustainability For Today

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Green Science Teaching Center Meets Challenges of Landmark Site

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Sustainability: Tactics to Avoid Failure, Embrace Success

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Sustainability Part of Managers' New Normal

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DOE Grant Fuels County's Green Building Projects

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Moving to Sustainability: Managers Should Look at Past Accomplishments

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Vegetative Roofs: How to Ensure a Leak-Proof System

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Managers Not Flinching During Tough Times

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Green Design Solutions and Materials May Be Fire Hazards

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Sustainability: Not Such a Dirty Word

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Green Building News

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Power, Water Meters Help Earn Green Building Credits

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Collaboration Among Designers, Operators Silences Skepticism

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IEQ Factors Daylighting, Thermal Comfort and Acoustics for Healthy Space

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Roof Retrofit: Medical Center Recycles Roofing Materials

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Energy Management Solutions Likely Already Housed In Facilities

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Tips for Facility Managers to Smooth the LEED-EBOM Certification Process

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Green Building and the New LEED Green Associate Credential

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Green Building News

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Interior Product Standards Should Be Tailor-Made For Each Organization

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Greening, Renovating Buildings Makes Properties More Competitive

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Mandated Commissioning, 'Plan for Operations' Part of New Green Standard

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Chris Matt: LEED Fosters Facilities Education

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Standard Is First For Commercial Buildings Written In Mandatory Language

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Green Standard Covers Seven Major Energy Requirement Categories

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Energy Modeling Provides Benchmark Of Benefits For Investments

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Personnel, Operating Costs Can Be Addressed By New BAS

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LEED Ratings Offer Specifications For Sustainable Interior Products

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Environmental Life-Cycle Assessments For Interior Products Gaining Traction

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Managers Can Use LCA Data to Vet Product Manufacturers

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Size of Automation Systems Should Be Proportionate to Building

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Managers Can Maintain Building Service Levels While Saving Money With BAS

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Water Consumption Can Be Controlled With Use of Submeters

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Green Grounds Care: Managers Focus on Irrigation Systems, Hand-Held Equipment

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Facility Managers Using LEED-EBOM As Blueprint for Sustainability

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Moving to Green Cleaning Methods Requires Buy-in From Maintenance Staff

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Visual Cues Can Help Janitorial Staff, Bathroom Occupants Transition to Green

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LEED-EB Helps Reverse Financial, Environmental Consequences of Underperforming Energy Systems

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Government Bodies Target Greening Existing Buildings

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Green Building News: California Greenin', New Model Green Building Code, Speeding Energy Efficiency and Energy Star for Data Centers

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School Districts Take Lead on Sustainability

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Successful Recycling: A Three-Step Approach

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A Greener Approach to Parking Design

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Green Technology: Solar Wall Impacts Heating Loads

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States Develop Green Building Guidelines

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Common Recycling Streams

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Recycling: Containing Costs

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Recycling: Dispelling Common Myths

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From Local to Global, Climate Change Legislation is Gaining Ground

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Pilot IAQ Certification Program

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Net-zero Energy Buildings Becoming More Common

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FMs Can Take the Lead in Energy Efficiency Projects

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Getting the C-suite and the Public to Buy into Net-zero Buildings

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Stimulus Funds Earmarked to Green Government Facilities

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Recovery Act Funds Energy Efficiency Grants For State, Local Projects

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Maintenance Department Spearheads Plumbing Retrofits

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Using Post-Occupancy Evaluations to Fine Tune Green Design

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USGBC Launches Building Performance Initiative

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Green Building News: New ASHRAE Certification, AIA Report, How to Engage Employees in Green Efforts

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Teaching IT About Energy Efficiency in Data Centers

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ASHRAE and Energy Star for Green Data Centers

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Green Renovations Should Focus on IAQ, Purchasing, Material Handling

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Check the Green Credentials of Service Providers, Especially Certification and Experience

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How Cap and Trade Regulations Work and Who May Be Affected

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Green Renovations: Best Practices for Preserving IAQ

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Waste Management: Tips for Recycling, Reuse During Renovation Projects

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Video Analytics Software and Intelligent Light Controls Help Satisfy Sustainability, Security

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Windows and Air Intake Vents Can Be Operable and Secure

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Preserve the Natural Landscape to Protect the Building

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Adding Vegetated Roofs To An Existing Building

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The Legalese of Green

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Greening Up Restrooms

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Green Marketing: Make Your Building Stand Out

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Plumbing Systems: Waste Not, Pay Not

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Putting More Green in Grounds Care

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Many Ways for Facilities to Go Green

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Growing a Green Procurement Plan

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Green Purchasing as a Healing Strategy

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Would You Pay a Premium to Lease Green Space?

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Green: Good as Gold

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Green Is the New School Color

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Making Green Work

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LEED and ISO 14001 Can Help Improve Environmental Performance

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Building a Greener Data Center

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Greening a Georgia Campus

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LEED Lessons

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IAQ Analysis: Updating the Arsenal

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Going 'Green' Starts with Buying Green

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‘Green’ Tide on the Rise

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LEED-EB: It Pays to be Green

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Balancing IAQ and Green

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Earth Friendly, Energy Efficient

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Going Deeper Into ‘Green’

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Greening the Grounds

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Blazing a ‘Green’ Trail

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The Embracing of the ‘Green’

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National Geographic Society's LEED-ership

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Recognizing the ‘Pull’ in Going Green

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‘Green’ Paints Come of Age

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EPA Launches New Program to Coordinate Commercial Energy Efficiency Efforts

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Illinois House Measure Defines Tire Burning As 'Green'

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Nation's First Set of Model Codes and Standards for Green Building Announced

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New York City Enacts Legislation to Increase Energy Efficiency of Buildings

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Making a Case for Energy Efficiency in Existing Buildings: New Industry Publication

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Fifty Percent Increase in Green Building Programs since 2007, Report Finds

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Green Building to Support Nearly 8 Million U.S. Jobs Over Next 4 Years, Study Says

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$3.4 Billion Investment to Spur Transition to Smart Grid

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Most CFOs Don't Expect to Boost Sustainability Efforts in Next Year, Survey Says

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ASHRAE Seeks Proposal on Green Buildings User’s Manual

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New Guidance on Specifying Flush Urinals

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White House Executive Order Aims to Green Federal Facilities

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USGBC Assesses Performance of LEED-Certified Buildings

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AIA Report Estimates Up to 270,000 Construction Industry Jobs Could be Created if American Clean Energy Security Act is Passed

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USGBC Opens Call for Ideas About LEED

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U.S. Green Roof Industry Grows By 35 Percent in 2008

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OSCRE Americas Issues Request for Comments on Green Lease Exchange Standard

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Call for Comments on Green Building Standard

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ICC Begins Development Of Green Building Code

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BOMA Releases 100 Ways to Go Green for Earth Day

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The American Institute of Architects Announces the 2009 COTE Top Ten Green Projects

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Green Grid Releases Calculator To Model Free Data Center Cooling

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New Report Offers Guide To Green Product Certification And Standards Programs

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GBI And AIA Team Sign Agreement To Promote Sustainable Buildings

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EPA Proposes First National Reporting On Greenhouse Gas Emissions

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Leonardo Academy Pushes For Green Gaming Industry Standard

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Revised Green Guide for Health Care Operations Section Released

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Studies Show Green Building as Key Part of the U.S. Economic Future

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Carpet and Rug Institute Criticizes Green Seal's GS-37 Standard

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Greening of Building Portfolios Remains a Priority For Commercial Real Estate Industry, Study Finds

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Green Building Study Finds Benefits of Building Green Outweigh Cost Premium

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Majority of Americans Want Action on Climate to Rebuild U.S. Economy, Poll Finds

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LEED 2009 Passes Member Ballot

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Energy Targets for Federal Building Remain Challenging, ASHRAE Says

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EPA Assessment Highlights Effective Mercury-Free Alternatives

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Guide Addresses Financing for EnergySmart Schools

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More Facility Managers Taking Strategic Approach to Green Practices, Survey Finds

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USGBC Pushes LEED 2009 One Step Closer to Implementation

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USGBC Launches Green Book Club

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BOMA Energy Efficiency Challenge Reaches 100 Endorsers

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California, Oregon Top List of Efficient States

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USGBC Releases Strategic Plan for 2009 to 2013

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Green Seal Gains ANSI Accreditation

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EPA Tightens Engine Standards for Grounds Equipment

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Experimental Solar Cell Sets Efficiency Record

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Olympic Village in Beijing Earns LEED Gold Certification

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Greenguard Establishes New Formaldehyde Emission Reduction Certification

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DOE Announces Funding for Clean Energy Policies

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Counties with Green Building Programs Have Surged Since 2003

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Green Seal Launches New GS-11 Paint Standard

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AIA Report Examines Incentives for Green Buildings

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EPA Developing Specs for Water-Saving Urinals

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Building Trades Among Those That Stand to Gain from Green Industries

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DOE Report Shows Rapidly Growing U.S. Wind Power Market

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Initiative Aims to Identify Renewable Energy Zones in Western States

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LEED-EB Now Requires Green Cleaning Program

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Energy Efficiency Potential Not Fully Utilized, Despite Success

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LEED 2009 Rating System Announced

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EPA Performance Track Program Delivers Energy Savings for Facilities

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Study Examines Three Leading Green Rating Systems in Relation to AIA

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GBI Calls for Comments on Green Building Standard

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LEED-EB: Operations & Maintenance Templates Now Available in LEED Online

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Revisions Announced for Green Guide for Health Care Operations Section

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EPA, Green Grid Focus on Small Computer Room Energy Efficiency

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Analysis Shows Effective Action on Climate Change Will Have Little Impact on U.S. Economy

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Study: Green Data Center Strategies Decline

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EPA Settles with Railroad on Disposal of Fluorescent Lamps

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Greening Education: APPA Releases Two Publications on Environmental Sustainability

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Energy Star Label Awareness Grows

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Proposed Bill a Compromise on Renewable Energy Tax Incentive Debate

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Study: CFOs Realize Value in Green Initiatives

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Manufacturing CEOs Call for Cap on Pollution

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Data Centers are Going Green but are Wary of Greenwashing, Survey Finds

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California Updating Irrigation Rules

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New York Mets’ Colors: Blue, Orange and, Now, Green

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BOMA, GBI Partner On Sustainability

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NRCA Forms Organization to Promote Green Roofs

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ICC Developing Certification for Green-Building Professionals

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Researchers: Lake Mead Could Be Dry by 2021

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NREL Pledges to Cut Carbon Footprint, by 75 Percent

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Emissions Falling for Industrial Sectors, Report Finds

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Construction Industry Embraces Green Building

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Industry Organization Alliance Focuses on Net Zero Buildings

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ANSI Standard Targets Carpet Sustainability

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Town Becomes First to Require LEED Platinum Certification

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EPA Settlement Promotes Green Chemistry in School

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Greensburg Becomes Green Model

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California Requires Emissions Reporting in 2008

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New York City Aims to Reduce Municipal Energy Consumption

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EPA, District of Columbia Agree to Go Green

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Report Finds U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions Falling

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USGBC, GGHC Announce Partnership

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Cities with Green Building Programs Have Increased Fourfold Since 2003

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Midwest Accord Focuses on Emissions Reduction

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New Credentialing Organization to Oversee LEED AP Program

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EPA Defines Epinephrine Disposal

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New Standard Encourages Sustainability in Building Construction

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Green Business Coverage in Media Growing

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NSF International Releases Carpet Standard

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Agencies Issue Notification for Cleaning Hazards

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New Collaboration Between the Construction Specifications Institute and U.S. Green Building Council Announced

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AASHE Seeks Feedback on STARS

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Architects Seeing Surge in Green Building Requests, Survey Finds

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2007 U.S. Wind Energy Expected to Grow Beyond Estimates

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Representatives Form Green Schools Caucus

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New Caucus Formed to Promote Benefits and Raise Awareness of Green Schools

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EPA Releases Top Five Green Building Strategies for Healthcare

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NIOSH Recommends Ways to Prevent MRSA Risks at Work

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New Version of LEED-EB Announced

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Data Center Efficiency The Focus of Three New Reports

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EPA Calls for Partnering on School Chemical Safety

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MOP-19 Sets Accelerated Phaseout for HCFCs

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Increased Environmental Regulation Could Be Coming, Survey Shows

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USGBC Launches Green Schools Web Site

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Greenhouse Gas Protocol Publishes New Guidelines

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DOE, Green Grid Aim to Slash Data Center Energy Use

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EPA Announces Green Building Design Competition Winners

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Survey: Industry Standard Needed For Green Data Centers

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Local Governments Increasingly Mandate Green Building

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New LEED Credit Awarded for Carbon Neutral Products

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ASHRAE to Provide Design Guidance for Green Health Care Facilities

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USGBC Opens Public Comment on LEED For High Performance Operations

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CEOs Urge Action to Combat Climate Change

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Corporate Climate Coalition Expanding

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Roofing Industry Alliance Funds Green Roof Research

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Florida Becomes Latest State to Cap Greenhouse Emissions

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New Jersey Becomes Third State to Require Greenhouse Gas Reductions

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U.S. Conference of Mayors Resolution Backs the Greening of Nation's Schools

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Five New Orleans Schools to Receive Energy Efficiency Aid

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CB Richard Ellis Announces Carbon Neutral Goal

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Green Guide for Health Care Announces New Technical Briefs

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New Minnesota Legislation Will Slash Greenhouse Emissions, Boost Renewable Energy

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U.S. Green Building Council and International Code Council Form Alliance to Further Green Building Practices

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ASHRAE, IESNA, USGBC Draft Green Building Standard

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NIST Building Software Update Adds More Green Product Information

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New Study Investigates Challenges and Solutions for Managing Carbon Footprint

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Building Design Leaders Aim for Carbon Neutral by 2030

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New Study Confirms Corporate America's Trend Toward Sustainability and Green Building

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Company Makes Largest Green Power Purchase in U.S. History

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Organizations Willing to Pay a Premium for Green Real Estate, Survey Finds

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Going Green: Local Government, Businesses, Announce Unique Cooperative Effort to Reduce the Impact Buildings Have on Indoor and Outdoor Environments

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House Releases Recommendations for Greening the U.S. Capitol

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Top Ten Sustainable Buildings List Released

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Ivy League Takes Top Spot in Green Power Purchasing

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U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions Still Increasing, Report Finds

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Green Roof Industry Growing, Survey Finds

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China Urged to Tap Benefits of Green Buildings

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Annual Awards Honor Energy Efficiency

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EPA Takes Stock of U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions

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New Version of Green Guide for Health Care Launched

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Market Barriers are Major Block to Energy Efficiency Investments

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ICC Supports Building Green

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EPA Rolls Out Green-Power Rankings

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California ISO Rolls Out New Plan for Greening the Grid

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Green Report Card Grades Colleges

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Green Building Goes to Washington

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Green Schools The Hottest Market For Green Building

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Major Companies Call for Cap and Trade Program to Halt Global Warming

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Wind Power Capacity Expected to Continue Growth in 2007

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Study Compares Green Building Rating Systems

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USGBC Offering Some LEED Certifications for Free

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U.S. Green Building Council Expands LEED Online Certification Program

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Greenhouse Gases Reduced Through Voluntary Projects

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LEED Deadline Extended

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Massachusetts Adopts Minimum Green Standards for State Facilities

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BOMA, Green Building Council Agreed to Promote Energy Efficiency

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Adobe Earns Additional LEED Platinum Certification

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New York Power Authority Aims to Enact More Green Programs

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EPA Challenges Corporations to Double Use of Green Power

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Industry Leaders Launch Plans to Eliminate Building Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 2030

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Green Building Practices A Rising Priority for Businesses, New Study Finds

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ASHRAE Releases Updated Book on Design, Construction and Operation of Green Buildings

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U.S. Green Building Council Proposes LEED Requirement to Slash Carbon Dioxide Emissions

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New Non-Profit Aims to Raise Awareness About Green Cleaning

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Greenhouse Gas Emissions Growth Slows in 2005, Report Finds

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Denver International Airport Recognized as an Environmental Leader

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New Mold and Moisture Plan Aids Greenguard Certification

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Blog Focuses on Green Cleaning

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New York Power Authority Aims for Cleaner Energy

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ASHES Adopts Position on Green Cleaning

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Study Results: Energy-efficient Schools Lower Costs, Improve Air Quality

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AIA Preps Green Building Toolkit

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Report Finds Green Energy Prices Competitive with Fossil Fuels

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U.S. EPA Pilot Program Helps Anaheim Convention Center Go “Green”

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Healthy Schools Campaign Releases Green Cleaning Guide

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New Cleaning Certification Focuses on Indoor Air Quality

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New Updates from the USGBC

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LEED Version 3.0 Aims to Respond to Market’s Needs

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New World Trade Center Development Aims to be Green

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EPA Becomes First 100 Percent Green Powered Agency

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California Poised to Pass Landmark Global Warming Act

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Pennsylvania Becomes Leader in
Green Electricity Use

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Long-Term Wind Energy Agreement Finalized in Indiana

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ASHRAE, Clinton Foundation Announce Partnership To Improve Emissions

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