UPCOMING EVENTS - JOIN US!
Net Zero Home Tour -- Meritage Homes -- June 28
USGBC Central Florida is excited to offer this unique tour of a net-zero home in the Meritage Home Community, Enclave @ Windermere Landing. Special thanks to our sponsors, Meritage Homes and All Elements Energy. The tour -- free for Members and $10 for Non-Members -- is of 2,800 sf home designed for a family of four. Please join us for this exceptional GREENworking and educational event. Complementary cocktails and hors d'oeuvres will be served. NOTE: Because this is a home community, space is limited, so please register TODAY!
Enhanced Energy Star Training -- FREE! -- August 23
USGBC Central Florida Region is pleased to again offer, in cooperation with BOMA Orlando, this truly unique training opportunity on August 23, at UCF. This is a FREE training session in partnership with Orlando's City Energy Project. Click below to Learn more and register.
USGBC Central Florida Region Members and Friends Happy Hour -- July 19
Our nonprofit organization's next monthly Members Happy Hour is set for July 19 at the Cheyenne Saloon at Church Street Station. No pressure, no fee, no learning, just a chance for USGBC members and friends to socialize and unwind mid-week. Light hors d'oeuvres and two free drink tickets to a full bar will be provided by our event sponsor, LTF Lighting. We will announce new members and USGBC Florida Chapter initiatives, so our members can stay 'in the know. Each member may bring two free non-member guests, but everyone must register so we have a headcount for planning purposes.
We are a group of dedicated professionals from all sectors of the building industry committed to transforming the market to one that designs and builds smarter, creates sustainable communities, and illustrates the profitability of building green. Our Chapter is a volunteer based, consensus driven organization made up of a Board of Directors and dedicated volunteers. Our mission is to be THE source for all things sustainable in Central Florida, and we strive to achieve our mission through education, outreach and advocacy in our work and community environments.
Join Our Volunteer Family
The US Green Building Council's Central Florida Chapter is a volunteer-governed and a volunteer-driven nonprofit organization. Our volunteer family is our lifeblood. The GREENworking opportunities at our programs are absolutely terrific, and volunteers, members and visitors have a whole lot of fun, too, while learning and sharing ideas about the green build industry, as well as making tangible, positive contributions to the community. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more about our volunteer family.
Green Group Savings Program with Office Depot Benefits Members, Friends, Family, Businesses
The USGBC Central Florida Chapter is proud to offer a Green Group Savings program through Office Depot! This exclusive program is 100% FREE and it's unbelievably easy to jump aboard and start saving on the green products you already buy!
- 77 Chapters
- 5,500 active volunteers
- 30,000 individual members
- 12,775 National members
- 196,537 LEED APs and GAs
LEED Commercial Projects:
- 36,998 Registered
- 52,765 Certified
LEED for Homes:
- 19,063 Registered
- 102,405 Certified
1.5 million sq ft certifies to LEED each day
June 30, 2016
Cheyenne Saloon at Church Street Station
August 23, 2016
in Building Energy and Water Efficienty Strategy (BEWES)
Schools District Sustainability Award through the US Department of Education's 2016 Green Ribbon Schools Award program.
Central Florida's premier annual green social event, the 2016 LEEDership Awards, was a smashing success! The LEEDership Awards program attracted nearly 200 people who celebrated the best-of-the-best of our green community.