Welcome to the Chicago Center for Green Technology

As the most comprehensive green design educational resource in the Midwest, the Chicago Center for Green Technology promotes and advances sustainable homes, workplaces and communities through our innovative offerings including: Green Tech U seminars; guided and self-guided tours; the Green Building Resource Center, and much more.

We are open to the public -- novices and professionals alike -- six days a week and encourage you to stop by to visit our LEED Platinum facility. Click on any link in the menu above to learn more about what we have to offer, or please feel to contact us with your questions.

Our Green Tech U program has something for everyone! Classes start September 4th at 6:00 PM.  Let 2014 be the year you earn that Green Tech U Certificate! You can get more information and download the forms through the Certificates page.

Electric vehicles are becoming a more frequent sight on the roads thanks to new city initiatives and private sector partnerships that are increasing the number of charging stations in Chicago. To view a map with information on where to charge your electric vehicle, visit the ChargePoint Network site.

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 6:00 PM • 445 N. Sacramento Blvd.
Thursday, September 18, 2014 6:00 PM • 445 N. Sacramento Blvd.
Saturday, September 20, 2014 10:00 AM • 445 N. Sacramento Blvd.
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The Green Tech U September seminars are posted! Check them out and sign up here! Classes start Thursday, September 4th at 6:00 PM.

September GTU Speaker Bios
CCGT is incredibly fortunate to have so many amazing presenters as part of the Green Tech U program. They are involved in all kinds of projects. Find out more about the presenters and the organizations they represent on our GTU Speaker Bio page!

Chicago Center for Green Tech Speakers Bureau  CCGT now has a speakers bureau featuring many of the fantastic presenters in our Green Tech U program. Looking for an expert to speak at your event or presentation? Email Jenny at jbabcock[at]wrdenvironmental.com with your request!

CCGT is Double Platinum Certified!
Mayor Emanuel announced that the Chicago Center for Green Technology has achieved the highest level of building certification from the U.S. Green Building Council - LEED Platinum for Existing Buildings Operations and Maintenance under v. 3.0.

This is the second Platinum LEED certification for the building. In 2003, CCGT was awarded the same under LEED for New Construction v. 1.0.

Read more in the press release!

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Working with CCGT for over 10 years, WRD Environmental helps organizations committed to sustainability realize their vision.

Chicago Center for Green Technology
445 N. Sacramento Boulevard
Chicago, IL 60612
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