The Green in Green

The Green in Green

How schools and universities can promote a better economy and a greener tomorrow.  

One of the most dynamic and fastest growing sectors of our economy, the green building and design industry has already played a vital role in spurring economic progress. A joint report from the U.S. Green Building Council and management consulting firm Booz Allen Hamilton indicates that from 2000-2008, the green construction market generated $173 billion in GDP, supporting 2.4 million American jobs. Projecting for the years of 2009-2013, the same study estimates that an additional $554 billio

Register to view the full article

Register on ASUMAG.com and gain access to premium content, including this article and much more.

Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish