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Solar in Virginia

As policy impacts kick in, Virginia climbs into top five states for solar A solar array at Cooper Vineyards in Louisa, Virginia. Credit: U.S. Department of Agriculture / Creative Commons

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As policy impacts kick in, Virginia climbs into top five states for solar

The latest quarterly ranking of new solar capacity shows Virginia and the Carolinas in the Southeast leading the way on solar thanks in large part to recent policy victories. -Elizabeth McGowan

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Regulations spark search for greener roofing insulation

A worthy journey

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Current News in Sustainable Roofing

Roofing Contractor’s Chris Gray talks with GAF Energy President Martin DeBono about the future of solar roofing. Read an article about ‘Blue Roofs’ from CBC. Blue roofs help mitigate flooding and damage from storm water.

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10 Top Projects in LEED’s Leading States

A roundup of outstanding developments in the states that earned USGBC’s highest ratings in 2020. The state counted 94 projects certified by USGBC in 2020, for a total of more than 16 million square feet, or nearly 2.1 per capita. … Continue reading

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Going ‘Deep Green,’ Office Buildings Give Back to the Planet

Article by Jane Margolies in the New York Times discusses how we can go from green buildings to “Deep Green” buildings by creating buildings that make a positive impact on energy resources and the environment. Continue reading →

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