Green Building Benefits

Environmental benefits:  

  • Enhance and protect ecosystems and biodiversity
  • Improve air and water quality
  • Reduce solid waste 
  • Conserve natural resources

Economic benefits:

  • Reduce operating costs
  • Enhance asset value and profits
  • Improve employee productivity and satisfaction
  • Optimize life-cycle economic performance

Health and community benefits:

  • Improve air, thermal, and acoustic enviroments
  • Enhance occupant comfort and health
  • Minimize strain on local infrastructure
  • Contribute to overall quality of life

The built environment has a profound impact on our natural environment, economy, health, and productivity.

In the United States alone, buildings account for

  • 65% of electricity consumption
  • 36% of energy use
  • 30% of greenhouse gas emissions
  • 30% of raw material use
  • 30% of waste output (136 million tuns annually)
  • 12% of potable water consumption

Modular Genius Inc. is a proud member of the U.S. Green Building Council. All green build information provided is from USGBC. For more information please go to

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