Sustainable Building

Many educational resources on sustainable building are available from organizations such as the United States Green Building Council, Energy Star, and Green Globes.

Sustainable practices can be incorporated into building and construction in a number of ways including:

  • Green Building Frameworks and Certifications
  • Construction Pollution Control
  • Outdoor Lighting
  • Building Energy Codes and Incentives
  • Atmospheric Quality Protection
  • Water Efficiency

To assist you in learning about and considering different sustainable building practices, you can download a list of helpful links on Sustainable Building Practices