GREEN SCHOOLS. GREEN TOOLS. GREENBUILD 2014
2014 Louisiana Green Schools Challenge Kick-Off Press Conference
Monday August 25, 2014, 10:00 AM
New Orleans Charter Science & Mathematics High School
Featuring USGBC Louisiana, Entergy, Bayou Land, and the Sci High Adventure Crew's Award Winning Project!
Sign up to take the 2014-15 Green Schools Challenge today!
Greenbuild Tour Sponsorship
USGBC Louisiana Chapter is seeking local firms to put their names on the 23 tours the Host Committee has planned for the attendees of the Greenbuild conference in October. See the New Orleans Greenbuild tours HERE.
We proudly welcome these Greenbuild Tour Sponsors:
- Capital One Bank
- Louisiana Steam Solutions
- Woodward Design+Build
- Workplace Resources
- Tulane University
Learn More about sponsoring a Greenbuild 2014 Tour, or contact Colleen Morgan, USGBC Louisiana Greenbuild Assistant, at email@example.com or 504-701-1880
USGBC Louisiana offers Greenbuild Scholarships
USGBC Louisiana is offering scholarships for full conference passes to Greenbuild 2014. The Greenbuild Conference and Expo is a unique opportunity to learn from leading green building experts, network with professionals from around the world, and see the latest in green building technologies.
Due MONDAY August 25, 2014.
The Greenbuild Host Committee Invites You to Join the 2014 Legacy Project Krewe
CSED Energy Efficiency Education Center
5227 Chartres Street
Every Saturday, 8:00 am
SKILLED VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!
Email or call Jolie Lemoine, 504-330-1292 if you are ready to join the 2014 Legacy Project Krewe!
Learn more about the 2014 Legacy Project HERE
Greaux Green in 2014 Commitments
In Preparation for the 13th annual Greenbuild Conference, USGBC Louisiana invites you to showcase your organization's commitment to sustainability and greener communities across Louisiana. Tell us what you are currently doing and make a decision today about how you will make a difference. Join the others who have already taken the first step by declaring their commitments.
Make your Greaux Green Commitment Today! Learn more here
USGBC Louisiana seeks nominees for the 2014 Sustainability Leadership Awards
The Sustainability Leadership Awards recognize the people, organizations and companies that are transforming Louisiana’s built environment and communities into greener, healthier places to live, work and learn. Take a moment to nominate a person or company that has made a commitment to investing their time and talents in living and working every day with the environment and the future on their minds. Nominations are due Sept. 22, and will be announced at the USGBC Louisiana Annual Meeting on Nov. 20 in New Orleans.
Download the Nomination Packet HERE
Meet last year's winners at the Sustainability Leaders Webpage
FSC's Greenbuild Booth Design Winners Announced
In partnership with USGBC Louisiana, the FSC hosted a competition in the spring for Louisiana architecture and design students to design FSC’s booth at Greenbuild.
Alayna Fritz and Lonnie Bennett, a design team from Louisiana Tech University, are the winners of the design competition for the Forestry Stewardship Council (FSC) booth at Greenbuild. under the supervision of their professor, Kevin Singh. READ MORE.
Louisiana's Latest LEED Building Certifications
- WOODSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, in New Orleans, LA, awarded LEED Silver (LEED for Schools v2007) on April 11, 2014
- ATMOS ENERGY MARRERO SERVICE CENTER, in Marrero, LA, awarded LEED Certified (LEED NC v2009) on April 28, 2014
- (2) KOHL'S RETAIL CENTERS, in Slidell and Houma, both awarded LEED Certified (LEED NC Retail v2009) on May 28, 2014
- 438 Main St. (Residential Multiplex), Baton Rouge, awarded LEED Certified (LEED-NC v2009) on July 18, 2014
Congrats to our newest green building leaders!