Posts Tagged ‘USGBC’

The HOW

Lately I’ve been having a lot of bird’s-eye view conversations about Wells Fargo’s LEED® Standardization program and realizing that we’ve been so focused on the grindstone that we haven’t taken a moment to truly assess our progress. Well, today I’m…

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Joining with the UC Davis Energy Efficiency Center

As we continue to find new technologies being developed in our communities across the country, America continues to be the frontier for innovation. Many of these technological advancements are related to energy efficiency and the “built environment”—think lighting, windows, landscape,…

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ESG Notes, Vol. 6

Environmental Forum readers, here is the latest version of our ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance) Notes compiled each week by Adam Berkowitz. If you have any questions or comments about Nelson’s ESG notes, please leave them for Adam below or visit…

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January Poll of the Month: A Billion Acts of GreenĀ®

Environmental Forum readers, it’s poll time again! Last September, after earning a 2011 Leadership Award from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) we asked how our “greener” building practices affect your opinion of Wells Fargo. Of our respondents 77%, said…

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ESG Notes

Environmental Forum readers, here is the latest version of our ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance) Notes, which build off of last week’s theme: There’s no such thing as a free lunch, but is there a “free good”? Enjoy! Want not, waste…

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October Poll of the Month: “greener” building

Environmental Forum readers, it’s poll time again! Last month we asked if efforts are underway to make your or your child’s school “greener?” Of our respondents, 38% said “yes” and 62% said “no.” Now compared to our other polls, this…

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USGBC 2011 Leadership Award

Great news, Environmental Forum readers! Wells Fargo has received a 2011 Leadership Award from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) for our commitment to environmentally responsible building design, construction and operation. You can read the official press release here. Hopefully…

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LEED education is key

In my last LEED post, I described our ever-important LEED Advocate group. Well, today I’d like to introduce you to a couple of team members—Carla Johnson and Anne Gray Wilson—who also contribute to Wells Fargo’s success in standardizing LEED, and…

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Platinum pride & possibilities

Simply said, two words capture how we feel about our newest building: Love it! We hope you’ll join us celebrating the fact that our newest building, the Duke Energy Center, is the first (and tallest) building to receive Platinum certification…

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