The U.S. Green Building Council recently launched
, a site dedicated to providing the newest information on environmentally-friendly home building and rennovation practices.
"As Americans learn more about the importance of their actions on the health of their families and future generations, living a greener life becomes more vital," said Rick Fedrizzi, President, CEO & Founding Chair, U.S. Green Building Council, in a recent press release.
The website was developed jointly between USGBC and Newland Communities, the nation's largest planned community developer.
More about the U.S. Green Building Council
• Island Press and the U.S. Green Building Council have created GreenWorks, a green building book club.
• Elementary students will have a green future. The U.S. Green Building Council has certified about 1,000 schools nationwide.
• The U.S. Green Building Council has awarded $2 million in green building research grants.