GREEN SCHOOLS. GREEN TOOLS. GREENBUILD 2014
Welcome to the 2014-15 Louisiana Green Schools Challenge!
USGBC Louisiana once again challenges schools across the state to green their facilities. By getting students involved in sustainable projects, schools can lower operating costs, improve indoor learning spaces, while empowering teachers and youth, and our community forever. Sign up to take the 2014-15 Challenge today!
The Greenbuild Host Committee Invites You to Join the
2014 Greenbuild 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
Nominations for 2014 Sustainability Leadership Awards are Now Open
The Sustainability Leadership Awards recognize the people, organizations and companies who are transforming our state’s built environment and communities into greener, healthier places to live, work and learn. Nominate a person or company you know that has made a commitment to investing their time and talents in our state’s future and those who make daily commitments to make Louisiana a better place for all of us. Nominations are due September 22nd, and will be announced at the USGBC Louisiana Annual meeting on November 20th in New Orleans.
Download the Nomination Packet HERE
Read about last year's winners
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
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
Congrats to our newest green building leaders!