EDC and USGBC partner for this award-winning guide focusing on the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System.


Burning questions Berning answers


Why some groups are trying to ban LEED and how you can prevent it from happening in your state.
April 21, 2014
Buildings continue to consume large amounts of energy even though LEED was launched 20 years ago to address overall building sustainability.
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Using the Environment for Healing Today and Forever

April 14, 2014
A Massachusetts rehabilitation hospital emphasizes personal and environmental connections for healing its patients now and for future environmental challenges.
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Promoting LEED Proponents

April 1, 2014
What changes can be made so that the LEED experiences of people and companies are better showcased?
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Getting the Water Right

March 5, 2014
Protecting fresh water begins at home for a research center dedicated to this valuable resource.
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Advancing Building Energy Performance

March 5, 2014
The push from building codes and the pull from voluntary programs, such as LEED and ENERGY STAR, are creating huge gains in building energy efficiency.
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Top 10 LEED States of 2013

February 18, 2014
Illinois leads among all states in 2013; mid-Atlantic region of Washington, D.C, Maryland and Virginia tops list.
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Building for Mind, Body and Soul

The multipurpose EpiCenter aims to fuel the hopes and dreams of the community in South Atlanta.
February 4, 2014
The multipurpose EpiCenter aims to fuel the hopes and dreams of the community in South Atlanta.
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Continuing Education Unit

LEED: The Next Generation

As LEED’s most significant upgrade since Version 2.0 in 2000, project teams have their work cut out for them to meet v4’s most stringent requirements.
January 8, 2014
Many are applauding the new and improved LEED v4 (v4) as raising the sustainable building bar and continuing to drive market transformation.
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Volkswagen Rethinks What It Means to Be Green

January 8, 2014
Volkswagen AG’s three-year-old Chattanooga, Tenn., facility is out of the ordinary when it comes to being environmentally friendly.
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A New Approach to Evaluating Societal Energy Solutions (Part I)

January 7, 2014
Part one of this two-part series defines what we perceive as the problem with energy, and sets the stage to discover better solutions.
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2013 Top Products

In this space last year we said a lot more jobsites could be going paperless in the future—or at least be incorporating more mobile computing devices. Judging by this year’s results of the 2013 Top Products, we officially know we’re not going (too) crazy. It’s glaringly obvious that the market for accessing important information on the go has rapidly evolved in just one year and will continue to change. We wonder what’s in store for 2014, but for now enjoy the products that interested you—the reader of EDC’s print, digital, eNewsletter and, of course, mobile content—most in 2013.


Skanska’s senior vice president of Green Markets, Elizabeth Heider, shares her thoughts on the high points and happenings at Greenbuild 2013.
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Sustainable Healthcare Architecture, 2nd Edition

The essential guide for architects, interior designers, engineers, healthcare professionals, and administrators who want to create healthy environments for healing.

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Green Product Buzz Guide

Green Product Buzz GuideEDC's Green Product Buzz Guides bring you the latest in green building products and services from companies exhibiting at trade shows, including Greenbuild, the AIA Expo, Coverings, Surfaces and more.


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