Green Building Initiative
Resource pages for "Green Building Initiative"-related posts for facility managers (FMs), building operations professionals and decision-makers in all industry sectors.
Recent Turner study shows significant growth in interest in Green Globes® and other systems.
Green Globes uses the services of independent assessors and uses the ANSI national consensus process for developing its Green Globes tools for new construction and major renovations, the subjects of the U.S. DOE rule.
Green Globes comes out less expensive than LEED on the same project, according to recent study results.
LEED and Green Globes approved as third party certification programs for federal facilities.
Green Globes is used as an alternative to LEED.
The course provides an overview of the features and use of the newly released version of Green Globes for New Construction (NC), which is based on an ANSI Standard (ANSI/GBI 01-2010: Green Building Assessment Protocol for Commercial Buildings).
Guest Contributor Kevin Stover explains why this one aspect of the commercial real estate market continues to grow at a rapid pace.