TITLE

The Embodiment of a Mission

AUTHOR(S)
Coleman, Marie
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Environmental Design & Construction;Nov2009, Vol. 12 Issue 11, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author discusses the attainment of the Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design Green (LEED) Platinum certification by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) for its new headquarters in Washington, D.C. The author says that the headquarters' vision is to embody the mission of USGBC by establishing an environmentally-friendly office. He claims that the headquarters is a testament to sustainability of the building and construction industries as leaders in a new economy.
ACCESSION #
48217388

 

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