The Green movement

Kennedy, Mike
June 2006
American School & University;Jun2006, Vol. 78 Issue 11, p18
This article provides information on the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design program of the U.S. Green Building Council. The program enables builders and designers to earn ratings for their construction and renovation projects based on the number of sustainable strategies included. Colleges and universities are fertile areas for green strategies to take root. Students and faculty often are environmentally conscious, and the concentration of facilities on a single campus provides numerous opportunities for energy savings. INSET: Blowing in the wind.


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