Annual Reports

2020 Annual Report

The Built Environment Plus Community & You in 2020

We hope that in the future we will all see 2020 as a significant year because it accelerated positive change, and that we also reflect and respect deeply the price paid for it. With all that happened this past year, we continued our mission and found increased motivation to do the work needed ahead. Massachusetts fell one spot to become the second most energy efficient state, while also regaining the title for the number one state for LEED projects…

2019 Annual Report

The U.S. Green Building Council Massachusetts Chapter & You in 2019

2019 continued the streak of good in the Commonwealth. Massachusetts was named the most energy-efficient state for the 9th year in a row, clean energy jobs are growing, and Boston signed an Executive Order mandating all new municipal construction be Zero Net Carbon; a win for our advocacy work. While LEED Certifications, WELL Certifications, and Living Building Challenge registrations were down slightly, PHIUS+ Certifications stayed steady….

2018 Annual Report

The U.S. Green Building Council Massachusetts Chapter in 2018

There was a lot of good in the Commonwealth in 2018. Massachusetts was named the most energy-efficient state for the 8th year in a row, clean energy jobs are growing, Boston launched its Carbon Free Boston initiative and we were home to the first WELL Gold Certified project, EMD Serono’s Sagamore Building and the first LEED Platinum Certified Ice Arena, Bentley University’s Arena. While LEED Certificati…