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Strategies For Capturing Green Building Opportunities

Green Ideas Construction, green building opportunities, LEED
by in Green | Real Estate

In the early days of green building, some contractors differentiated their companies with marketing claims that highlighted the number of LEED Accredited Professionals on staff. Although many of them had little or no actual experience with LEED-certified projects, a phrase added to a statement of qualifications document — such as, “We have 30 LEED APs… Read More →

Greening The Supply Chain: ASU’s Sustainability Consortium Is Working To Create More Sustainable Products

Illustration of a box with a leaf coming out of it

Almost every company is feeling pressure to report on its sustainability, i.e. the environmental and social impacts due to its operations. As stakeholders look at whether these obligations are being upheld, the emphasis has been on a company-level assessment of performance. Internally, companies audit their environmental management systems according to standards such as the International… Read More →