Legislation introduced in January would require Massachusetts to be 100 percent dependent on renewable energy sources by 2050.Read more
The USGBC has ranked Massachusetts No. 1 for LEED-certified buildings based on the total square feet of LEED-certified space per resident.Read more
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Martha Jefferson Hospital proved that green can be beautiful when it was named America’s Most Beautiful Hospital of 2012 by Soliant Health, a health care staffing firm, which began holding a vote on the topic four years ago.Read more
PORTSMOUTH , N.H. — The new $8 million public library here has become the first municipal building in the state to receive LEED Silver certification.
Dedicated in January, the library scored 36 points on the LEED scale, in the areas of energy and water conservation, daylighting, and materials content and recycling.Read more