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California Best Buildings Challenge

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Clinton Global Initiative America, CGI, Best Buildings Challenge, Adobe, Genentech, Google, Prudential Real Estate Investors, SAP, Zynga, USGBC, USGBC Northern California Chapter, USGBC-NCC

Earlier today at the 2012 Clinton Global Initiative America (CGI) event, President Clinton announced the six initial participants – Adobe, Genentech, Google, Prudential Real Estate Investors, SAP and Zynga – who have committed to a 20 percent reduction in energy, …


CALGreen: a Commentary

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Have you been undecided about whether to jump into the world of green building? Have you been concerned about additional project costs, owner acceptance, personal time, and the expense of learning green building concepts? Have the …



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Navigating the political process has been compared to making sausage…you don’t always want to know what goes into it. But like it or not, sometimes there are important “ingredients” that should not be overlooked. This article is the first in …