Ashley Katz

Ashley Katz is the Communications Manager for the U.S. Green Building Council.

13 articles by Ashley Katz:

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USGBC’s 2012 Leadership Awards winners announced

USGBC’s 2012 Leadership Awards winners announced

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has announced the recipients of its 2012 Leadership Awards. Full story

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Comment period now open for update to USGBC’s LEED green building program

Comment period now open for update to USGBC’s LEED green building program

USGBC announced the opening of the fifth public comment period for the proposed update to its LEED green building program. Full story

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LEED-Certified green building projects hit 12,000 mark

LEED-Certified green building projects hit 12,000 mark

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced that the 12,000th commercial project has earned LEED certification. Full story

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New and updated credits introduced into LEED Pilot Credit Library

New and updated credits introduced into LEED Pilot Credit Library

The next update to the LEED green building program, LEED 2012, will include various updates to credits within the LEED Pilot Credit Library. Full story

industry news

The Home Depot and USGBC launch database of green building products

The Home Depot and USGBC launch database of green building products

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), in conjunction with The Home Depot®, has launched an online green home products database. Full story

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USGBC launches App Lab

USGBC launches App Lab

The U.S. Green Building Council has launched its online App Lab as part of its LEED Automation Program. Full story

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Fedrizzi honored by landscape architecture community

Fedrizzi honored by landscape architecture community

Rick Fedrizzi, president, CEO and founding chair of the USGBC, was recognized by the ASLA for his commitment to environmental leadership and stewardship. Full story

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Fedrizzi elected chair of World Green Building Council

Fedrizzi elected chair of World Green Building Council

Rick Fedrizzi, president, CEO and founding chair of the U.S. Green Building Council has been elected chair of the World Green Building Council. Full story

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Court dismisses lawsuit against USGBC

Court dismisses lawsuit against USGBC

The United States District Court in New York City dismissed in its entirety the lawsuit brought against the U.S. Green Building Council. Full story

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Denver Excelling in LEED Green Building Development

Denver Excelling in LEED Green Building Development

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) says nearly 30 projects in Denver have achieved LEED green building certification since 2010. Full story

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LEED for Healthcare Debuts

LEED for Healthcare Debuts

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) introduced its latest green building rating system, LEED for Healthcare, at the CleanMed conference. Full story

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Top 10 States for LEED Green Buildings in 2010

Top 10 States for LEED Green Buildings in 2010

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) released its 2010 list of top 10 states for LEED-certified commercial and institutional green buildings per capita. Full story

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Olympic Village in Beijing Earns LEED Gold Certification

Olympic Village in Beijing Earns LEED Gold Certification

Athletes in Beijing for the 2008 Olympic Games stayed at an environmentally friendly Olympic Village. Full story