GREEN & GROWING

2007
GBH serves as LEED consultant for Montessori School of Maui, first LEED-NC project on Maui.

2008
GBH Founding Principal John Bendon receives Pacific Business News’ 40 Under 40 award. GBH rates and certifies first LEED home in the state.

2009
Bendon becomes vice-chair of USGBC (U.S. Green Building Council), Hawai‘i Chapter.

2010
GBH co-creates University of Hawai‘i Maui College’s first sustainability training program.

2011
GBH completes green rating for Armstrong Builders’ Department of Hawaiian Home Lands Kumuhau project. Project earns Green Builder magazine’s Green Home of the Year award.

2012
GBH offers extensive energy efficiency and sustainability training locally, nationally and internationally. Clients and partners include all Hawai‘i Counties, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, University of Hawai‘i, University of Denver and various corporate entities.

2013
GBH facilitates LEED certification for Maui Economic Development Board building, the first LEED-EBOM office building on Maui.

2014
GBH client Hyatt Regency Ka‘anapali Maui becomes first LEED-EBOM resort in the state and fourth LEED-EBOM resort in the world.

2015
Bendon co-authors a chapter in Thinking Like an Island: Navigating a Sustainable Future in Hawaii.

2016
GBH completes extensive energy auditing on all Kamehameha Schools campuses.

2017
GBH completes consulting work on various nonprofit affordable housing projects, including Keauhou Lane (LEED Multifamily Midrise Platinum) and Kunia Villages (the first and only Enterprise Green Community certification in the State).