Better Neighbors Wanted

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By Rick Fedrizzi Every once in a while, I find myself between a rock and a hard place. It’s pretty exciting when big, really high profile projects decide to use LEED. We’ve worked very hard to evolve LEED into a true global standard for defining what a green building is — and in our view, […]

Dispatch From Ethiopia: Curse of the Church Forests

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By Meg Lowman “The best time to plant a tree is 20 years ago. The next best time is now.” –African proverb I’m swallowing mouthfuls of dust each day, driving long distances through a landscape parched by East Africa’s annual dry season. The majority of roads are not only dusty; they’re unbelievably rough, and our […]