USGBC and Business Council for Sustainable Energy Team up to bring Energy Efficiency Global

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has joined the Global Energy Efficiency Accelerator Platform; along with the Business Council for Sustainable Energy (BCSE).

The Global Energy Efficiency Accelerator Platform is a program of U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki Moon’s Sustainable Energy for All (#SE4ALL) initiative. This alliance is equal to thousands of businesses and organizations making energy efficiency happen worldwide.

“We are extremely pleased that USGBC and BCSE are joining this global effort to support and catalyze energy efficiency around the world,” said Kandeh Yumkella, special representative of the UN Secretary General for Sustainable Energy for All. “These organizations bring with them tremendous knowledge, expertise and capacity, which will help us achieve our ambitious goals.”

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