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Nominations Now Open for USGlass Green Awards

Nominations are now open for the USGlass Magazine Annual Green Awards. The awards will once again recognize products, companies and people that not only demonstrate a commitment to designing and creating high-performance, sustainable architectural glass façades, but also exhibit efforts and actions that … Continue reading

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Industry Leaders Testify About Cleaner Building Efforts

Representatives from several industry organizations came together Friday to testify about increasing energy efficiency in the building sector to reduce the greenhouse gas pollution attributed to commercial and residential buildings. Witnesses requested before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on … Continue reading

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LEED v4 Made Easy for Product Manufacturers

Achieving Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) points can seem daunting to many glass and metal manufacturers, despite materials and resources being one of the major LEED credit categories. GreenCE, an education partner of the U.S. Green Building Council … Continue reading

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Greenbuild Exhibitors Focus on New Glazing Developments and Opportunities

Sustainability and green building are nothing new to the glass industry, and the trend won’t be stopping anytime soon. Companies focused on green building are helping the planet while stepping into a role that meets market demand to save energy … Continue reading

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Study Finds Green Home Building Continues to Gain Traction

Green homes, including multifamily construction projects, are continuing to gain market share. According to “The Green Multifamily and Single Family Homes 2017 SmartMarket Brief,” the latest in a series of studies conducted by Dodge Data & Analytics in partnership with … Continue reading

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