The purpose of this resource is to provide links to green building resources for your state. Also, you can help build this resource by providing us with links to additional information. Use the form on this page to add a link.
Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE) - - DSIRE is the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is currently operated by the N.C. Solar Center at N.C. State University, with support from the Interstate Renewable Energy Council, Inc. DSIRE is funded by the U.S. Department of Energy.
U.S. Green Building Council Iowa Chapter - - The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) is a coalition of leaders from the building industry working to promote buildings that are environmentally responsible, profitable and healthy places to live and work. USGBC has more than 6,400 member organizations and more than 80 regional chapters. The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) is the creator of LEED.
Center On Sustainable Communities (COSC) - - COSC educates consumers and professionals, empowering them to take steps toward more sustainable building practices and provides community-networking forums for professionals and experts to engage with peers and homeowners on various aspects of residential green building.