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Submit an idea to help create public demand for greener buildings

Priti Ambani

July 20, 2014

Buildings remain one of the key producers of greenhouse gases contributing to global warming. Green buildings mitigate the negatives of traditional buildings, but the stakeholders defining the green building conversation have largely been industry groups and governments, with the public largely being absent and out of focus.

The World Green Building Council and the MIT Climate CoLab seek your ideas for engaging the hearts and minds of the public to increase awareness on green buildings and their benefits, to create a demand for them across a broad spectrum of communities and occupants – and make the green building movement a mainstream conversation.

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  • Kkykx

    Corporations only care about profit at any cost and our government seems to mostly care about corporations interests.
    WE THE PEOPLE must to do the right thing there where those in power fail us.
    Women are by nature (Mother Earth, Mother Nature, mothers, etc...) care givers if family and community. It's way past time for a care giver in the White House, everything trickles down from the top.

  • fixdigit

    This is so needed. I hope people participate

    • Priti Ambani

      Thank you for reading! Yes, we need to get the conversation to main street. Please participate and spread the word - Priti