2017 USGBC Eco-Award Winners

2017 USGBC Eco-Award Winners

Congratulations 2017 USGBC Eco-Award winners! Announced by USGBC Orange County on December 7th were the “Greenest in Orange County”: Eco City: The City of Huntington Beach. Honorable Mention, The City of Irvine Most Sustainable Small-Medium Sized Company:...
GRID Alternatives Wins Award

GRID Alternatives Wins Award

Nominated by VCA Green, GRID Alternatives earned the first annual LG Community Champion Award issued by the Los Angeles Lakers. Organizations or individuals involved in exceptional commitments to the community and to the environment are recognized monthly by the...
Lakers Training Facility Achieves LEED Platinum

Lakers Training Facility Achieves LEED Platinum

  VCA Green is proud to announce the new Los Angeles Lakers office and training facility has recently earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED ®) Platinum Certification. VCA served as the LEED and energy consultant through design and...
Lakers Training Facility Achieves LEED Platinum

Lakers Training Facility Achieves LEED Platinum

VCA Green is proud to announce the new Los Angeles Lakers office and training facility has recently earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED ®) Platinum Certification. VCA served as the LEED and energy consultant through design and construction....
USGBC OC 2017 Eco Awards on December 7th

USGBC OC 2017 Eco Awards on December 7th

Come join us on December 7th for the 2017 Eco Awards. USGBC OC’s 2017 Eco Awards “Greenest in the County” will honor the accomplishments in sustainable practices and educate the Orange County public about sustainable places and businesses in the...
TRUE Zero Waste Workshop

TRUE Zero Waste Workshop

VCA Green attended the USGBC’S TRUE (Total Resources Use and Efficiency) Zero Waste Workshop last week as a variety of sustainability professionals from across state and national borders congregated to discuss waste reduction initiatives in businesses, schools,...
ECHS Career Day

ECHS Career Day

Glen Folland, Associate Director of VCA Green, visited Lawndale Environmental Charter High School for their 11th annual Career Day. This day is dedicated to encouraging young students to pursue various fields and industries and broaden their horizons about the future....
VCA Green Spoke at 2017 CABEC Conference

VCA Green Spoke at 2017 CABEC Conference

Last week, VCA Green spoke at the California Association of Building Energy Consultants (CABEC) conference to present the 2016 Residential updates to the California Building Energy Code, and how projects will be impacted by The State’s Zero Net Energy update to the...
AEE SoCal Conference

AEE SoCal Conference

VCA Green’s Wayne Alldredge, David Dimond, and Glen Folland were proud to attend the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) SoCal Annual Conference last week in support of their continued efforts towards conserving energy and the environment. Four main presentations...
SITES – The Importance of Landscape Architecture

SITES – The Importance of Landscape Architecture

On Tuesday, August 1, 2017, the USGBC conducted their second SITES Quarterly Call. The SITES team introduced Christian Gabriel, a member of the ASLA and the National Design Director for Landscape Architecture for the U.S. General Service Administration’s (GSA) Office...

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