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

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