School Specific Resources

General Building Resources

  • US Green Building Council and its LEED™ rating system, working to promote buildings that are profitable and healthy places to live and work and protect the environment.
  • BuildingGreen is a subscription-based online resource for environmentally sensitive design and construction.
  • New Buildings Institute, a not-for-profit public benefits corporation, helping to make buildings better for people and the environment.
  • Smart Communities Network, web site offering resources, tools, links to articles and publications, and community success stories on a variety of topics from Community Energy, to Green Development, to Sustainable Business
  • What Is a Green Building? (pdf) A basic five page summary developed by the GGGC.

Pennsylvania Education Related Organizations