LEED for Existing Buildings

LEED for Existing Buildings is an advanced certification for those looking to achieve further LEED Accreditation.

Disaster Response Council to Focus on Sustainability

Thu, 2017-04-27 08:40

Stephen Bushnell has worked in U.S. property and casualty insurance for over 40 years. From 2012-2015, he served as the first and only insurance and risk management professional elected to the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) National Board of Directors, where he helped shape the future of USGBC and its LEED green building program.

LEED AP O+M v4 Training Has Arrived

Tue, 2014-11-04 08:19

We are excited to announce the launch of our new LEED AP Operations and Maintenance training for the LEED Version 4 standard! Individuals can now register for live classroom training or live webinar training. Everblue is the ONLY training organization with live LEED AP O+M v4 training available, so reserve your seat now and benefit from an intense, interactive exam prep experience that you won’t find anywhere else!

Oldest Building to Achieve LEED-EB Platinum

Tue, 2014-05-20 13:32

This year, the Hurt Building was awarded the TOBY award for Outstanding Historical Building of the Year, in Atlanta, but this isn’t the only award the building is racking up this year. Boxer Property recently announced that its historic Hurt Building has been awarded LEED-EB Platinum certification, making it the oldest commercial office building to achieve this rating.

A Monument of Historic ArchitectureHurt-Building

The Heat Island Effect Makes Urban Cities Hot

Wed, 2012-11-14 09:14

Last Updated: 2017-09-11 02:45

This summer’s scorching heat, record temperatures, and devastating drought have certainly spurred more conversation about climate change, global warming, and the need for energy conservation. The need for change is especially evident in our cities where a large percentage of energy consumption is concentrated and where the heat island effect is causing temperatures to climb even higher.

The Heat Island Effect

Serve, Preserve, and Inspire

Thu, 2012-09-27 08:50

I spent last week in Washington, DC, training professionals for the LEED Green Associate and LEED AP Existing Buildings: Operations + Maintenance exams. The classes were comprised of architects and engineers from the Architect of the Capitol (AOC), Capitol Power Plant, Department of Energy, and the U.S. Navy, among others.