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Everblue Training is a USGBC Education Provider

Fri, 2009-10-30 11:53

Officially designated as Portfolio Provider by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), Everblue Training Institute, the leader in online education for the design and construction industry, is supporting the USGBC goal to drive green market transformation via high-quality education initiatives supporting LEED Certification.

Greener Buildings Not Pricier

Thu, 2009-09-24 02:06

From Crain's New York: Building green high-rise towers in New York City is not the higher cost option it has long been thought to be, according to a new study that will be released late Wednesday by the Urban Green Council.

How Green Building Works

Thu, 2009-09-24 01:59

Green RoofIn 2008, the green building market size grew to an estimated 15 percent to 20 percent of new construction starts by value -- an amount that's equivalent to a $36 billion to $49 billion marketplace.

Visiting the Solar Panel War Room

Thu, 2009-09-24 01:58

Applied Materials is one of the most important U.S. companies you’ve probably never heard of. It makes the machines that make the microchips that go inside your computer. The chip business, though, is volatile, so in 2004, Mike Splinter, Applied Materials’s C.E.O., decided to add a new business line to take advantage of the company’s nanotechnology capabilities — making the machines that make solar panels.

Is LEED Really Leading?

Thu, 2009-09-24 01:57

The New York Times recently published an article discussing whether or not LEED Certification is actually beneficial to the environment. The Times suggested that buildings labeled as LEED certified have not lived up to their "green" expectations. Some LEED-certified buildings, in fact, are not very energy efficient. In the wake of all the changes abounding from the USGBC about LEED, the Times brings up an interesting discussion: Is LEED really leading, or is there a better green model?

Pass Your LEED Canada-NC Exam with an Everblue LEED Course

Thu, 2009-09-24 01:56

The premier LEED education will continue to provide courses designed for the original LEED Canada-NC 1.0 exam.

Top 10 Reasons to Become LEED-Accredited

Thu, 2009-09-24 01:55

Last Updated: 2017-08-21 01:21

Are you new to LEED?

Learn more about the LEED certification process and how to become a LEED AP by visiting our New to LEED? Start Here! introduction.

You may be wondering how becoming a LEED-AP will enhance your career prospects. Well, not only will you be in demand because of your specialized skills, but you'll also be ahead of others in the industry.

Everblue Now Provides Free Counseling and Funding for the Unemployed to Pursue LEED Certification

Thu, 2009-09-24 01:53

Everblue has established counseling services dedicated to helping unemployed workers pay for and pass their LEED Green Associate Exam, as well as assist them in exploring job options.



Top 10 Reasons to Take a LEED Class

Thu, 2009-09-24 01:52

Save yourself the trouble and time of tackling LEED exam preparation on your own and take advantage of the benefits of a LEED course. Here are the top ten reasons to sign up today!

Join Everblue Before Greenbuild Conference and Expo 2009

Thu, 2009-09-24 01:51
Greenbuild Conference and Expo Spend a full week immersed in LEED. Learn how to earn your LEED credential and then spend three days at Greenbuild 2009. Greenbuild features three days of inspiring speakers, invaluable networking opportunities, industry showcases and tours of the host city's green buildings.


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