Monthly Archives: April 2011

GreenLearner GreenThoughts by Amanda

GET CREATIVE ON EARTH DAY What began as a simple environment teach-in by Unites States Senator Gaylord Nelson in 1970, quickly became known as Earth Day around America .  In 1990, Earth Day went international and is now celebrated in over … Continue reading

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GreenLearner GreenThoughts by Amanda

SPRING CLEANING Spring is finally upon us, and that can mean plenty of different things to everyone.  For kids, that can only mean two things—summer is almost here and school is almost out.  For us responsible grown-ups, it’s a time … Continue reading

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GreenLearner Update

GREENLEARNER NOW OFFERS A FREE LEED STANDARDS STUDY GUIDE GreenLearner is now offering a FREE LEED Standards Study Guide.  This 3-page study guide breaks down key standards and regulations, cited by LEED, that are often the subject of exam questions. … Continue reading

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GreenLearner GreenThoughts by Amanda

HGTV GREEN HOME EARNS LEED PLATINUM The 2011 HGTV green home is now LEED Platinum certified.  The 2,400 square foot Colorado home is powered by a 5 kW solar photovoltaic system that generates 75% of the home’s energy.  It also … Continue reading

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