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Published on February 26, 2016 Written by Selina Holmes Posted in LEED

Indoor environmental quality (EQ) is the focus for March’s LEED v4 education. This category addresses the myriad design strategies and environmental factors—air quality, lighting quality, acoustic design, control over one’s surroundings—that influence the way people learn, work and live.

The relationship between...

Published on February 22, 2016 Written by Amanda Sawit Posted in LEED

The 2015 Top 10 States list honors transformative efforts at the state level to create healthier, more energy- and water-efficient places to live, learn, work and play. In 2015 alone, 1,633 projects were certified in the United States...

Published on February 11, 2016 Written by Amanda Sawit Posted in LEED

The 2015 Top 10 States list honors transformative efforts at the state level to create healthier, more energy- and water-efficient places to live, learn, work and play. In 2015 alone, 1,633 projects were certified in the United States—equivalent to...

Published on February 10, 2016 Written by Sarah Buente Posted in LEED

Higher education institutions all over the globe are committing to sustainability and climate neutrality on a daily basis and have shown tremendous leadership in the green building movement. But there is still work to be done, especially in the realm of existing buildings.

Existing buildings hold incredible promise for higher education...

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