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Survey: Growing Corporate Investments in Energy Efficiency

Realizing the full potential of your energy efficiency investments through IT/OT convergence
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What We Have Learned from California Droughts

And What We Need to Learn From the Current Drought
For those that remember or were living in California at the time, the late 1970s were a pretty tough time for Californians.
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Communities Across the Globe Join USGBC’s Green Apple Day of Service

More than 3,700 service projects took place throughout the world with hundreds of thousands of volunteers participating.
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Johnson Controls, White House to Reduce High Global Warming Refrigerants

Johnson Controls commits to spend more than $50 million over the next three years to develop new products and improve and expand its existing low-global warming potential (GWP) portfolio.
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The Smart Home: The Next Green Building Revolution

A smart home lets the homeowner reduce consumption by only using energy where and when it's most needed, saving money and the planet without affecting comfort.
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Student Leaders, Exceptional Teachers Awarded with Environmental Education Honors

The White House Council on Environmental Quality and the EPA announced the winners of the annual Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators (PIAEE) and President's Environmental Youth Award, (PEYA) recognizing outstanding student leaders in environmental stewardship and K-12 teachers employing innovative approaches to environmental education in their schools.
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Navigating High-Performance Buildings

Legrand research offers guidelines For navigating the complicated high-performance buildings landscape.
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Ten U.S. Programs Setting Inspiring Example of Sustainability

Recyclebank names 10 clean-tech pioneer that celebrate U.S. ingenuity with list of motivating environmental initiatives.
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Study: How Cradle to Cradle Certification Impacts Business

Trucost measures the business, environmental and social value of Cradle to Cradle certification by 10 early adopters.
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Exploring Sustainability at AIA Chicago

Check out these tours during the AIA Convention in Chicago, June 26, that will take you around the North, West and South areas of the city.
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