To showcase and discuss green building topics and the built environment’s impacts on human health and wellness, San Diego Green Building Council is hosting their second annual conference titled “Healthy Buildings and Communities” on Tuesday, September 23 from 11:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. at San Diego Gas & Electric’s Energy Innovation Center.
Planning is already underway for our annual green homes tour. This will be our 5th edition of the tour and we are excited to build on the successes of previous year's to make this our best & biggest tour yet. The tour is scheduled for Sunday Nov. 9 from 11-4. Details and more information will be posted and emailed as plans are finalized.
The USGBC San Diego Chapter will be participating in giveBIG, an online day of giving, in partnership with the San Diego Foundation. Donations made on May 6th through giveBIG will be magnified through incentive pool funds, enabling you to maximize your gift. Show your support for green building in San Diego and help us achieve our mission - To inspire, educate, and collaborate within our community to transform our built environment towards true sustainability. Check out what we've been up to in our new video:
Check out our latest video: "We are the San Diego Green Building Council"
The USGBC's website recently featured a profile on LEED-certified, energy-neutral buildings by Jeremy Sigmon. According to the article, the New Buildings Institute reported that 15 of the highest performing buildings studied are also LEED-certified at the Gold or Platinum level. One of the buildings mentioned in the article is the DPR San Diego headquarters, which is also the location of our office.