America's Schools Are Going Green

Luepke, Gary
March 2007
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Mar2007, Vol. 79 Issue 3, p7
The article reports on the launch of a green program for schools by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). A report from the American Federation of Teachers stressed that schools are providing heating and ventilation systems without considering the learning environment they are giving the students. The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design program will be introduced by the USGBC with an aim of involving schools in going green. The author notes that the green building of the schools is an investment.


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