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by Better Buildings Beat Team on Nov 06, 2019
Earlier this year, the City of Atlanta achieved a 20.3% reduction in energy use intensity across more than 100 million square feet, surpassing its Better Buildings Challenge goal two years ahead of schedule. This week, the city and its partners are celebrating the successes of the Atlanta Better...
by Jen Singer, ICF on Aug 03, 2017
On July 19, the U.S. Department of Energy announced the 2017 Green Ribbon Schools awardees, recognizing two Better Buildings Challenge partners and one Zero Energy Schools Accelerator partner for their sustainability efforts and ecologically-minded student engagement. Fairfax County Public Schools...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jul 24, 2017
The CleanMed conference and exposition is a significant annual event for those advancing sustainability within the healthcare sector. Influential healthcare stakeholders convene with vendors of cleaner and safer products and services to propel forward a stronger commitment towards sustainable...