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Published on August 12, 2013 Written by Ashley Katz Posted in LEED

Ah, California! Home to pristine beaches, lush forests, and vibrant cities, California is a vacationers paradise. Often lauded for its progressive environmental policy, commitment to LEED and its ...

Published on August 8, 2013 Written by Anonymous Posted in LEED

EPA’s National Stormwater Calculator is a desktop application that estimates the annual amount of rainwater and frequency of runoff from a specific site anywhere in the United States. Estimates are based on local soil conditions, land cover, and historic rainfall records. It is designed to be used by anyone interested in reducing...

Published on August 7, 2013 Written by Batya Metalitz Posted in LEED

In our continued effort to streamline the LEED certification process, the required signatories have been relaxed in the LEED 2009 credit forms (versions 3.0 through 6.0).  With the primary goal of reducing the burden on project teams, the forms were modified to allow any team member completing the form to verify the signatory statements,...

Published on August 2, 2013 Written by Heather Langford Posted in LEED

Meet the two newest members of the DRPP team.
The Demand Response Partnership Program (DRPP) is a collaborative effort that unites the demand and supply side of the energy grid with the goal of increasing participation in smart grid and demand...

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