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Government Sector Leads the Green Building Movement from the Front

Federal, state and local governments in the U.S. increasingly opt for LEED certified green building construction.

Earthquake in Japan: Time to Re-think Nuclear Power Plant Building Standards

The Japan earthquake has turned the focus on building earthquake-proof nuclear power plants for a sustainable planet.

P&G Leads from the Front with a New Commitment to LEED Certification

P&G has reaffirmed its commitment to global sustainability with its plans to pursue LEED certification for all sites.

China is the Surprise World Leader in Green Energy Investments

China is quietly positioning itself as the world’s next green superpower with large investments in clean energy.

Searching for Meaning: USDA BioPreferred Label

Originally called for by Congress back in 2002, their BioPreferred program idea was revolutionary.

Africa Can Emerge Stronger from the Crisis in Egypt

Africa stands on the threshold of inevitab socio-economic change. The current Egyptian crisis is symbolic of it.

Will the USDA's Bio-Based Label Boom or Bust?

The USDA's bio-based label is being criticized for failing to indicate product sustainability.

First UL Certified Solar Shingle Helps Environmental Conservation

Dow received a $20 million grant from the U.S. DOE to develop new forms of "building integrated" solar arrays.

Stimulus Spending On Geothermal Helps Environmental Conservation

A total of 7.875 gigawatts of geothermal energy projects have already been funded through U.S. stimulus spending.

Near-Zero Energy Homes Are Great for Environmental Conservation

Habitat for Humanity has reportedly built a "net zero energy" house near Denver for about $116 per square foot


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