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Published on 15 Dec 2015 Posted in LEED

This article was previously published on fanniemae.com. Read the full article.

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Published on 15 Dec 2015 Written by Rukesh Samarasekera Posted in LEED

The LEED v4 stories series features the people the behind diverse LEED v4 projects. Here, you’ll find interviews with project team members and project owners that tell of their experiences—both the wins and the challenges.

Nestled in the heart of the...

Published on 14 Dec 2015 Written by Joseph Crea Posted in LEED

Shanghai Tower, the tallest building in China and the second tallest in the world, recently achieved LEED Platinum for Core and Shell....

Published on 11 Dec 2015 Written by Selina Holmes Posted in LEED

Please note that LEED Online will be offline from 9:00 pm EST on Dec. 24, 2015, until 9:00 pm EST on Jan. 3, 2016, while we perform routine maintenance and implement system updates.

During this time, you will not be able...

Published on 10 Dec 2015 Written by Joseph Crea Posted in LEED

Today, Green Building Japan (GBJ) and USGBC introduced new, translated materials designed to further accelerate the adoption of LEED v4, the latest version of the LEED building program, and increase future capacity for greening Japan’s...

Published on 09 Dec 2015 Written by Mahesh Ramanujam Posted in LEED

Every story about a green building is a story about people. And you’ve heard it before: at USGBC, we say every story about a LEED building, community or city is a story about leaders. Leaders across the globe recognize that LEED works and enhances an organization’s triple bottom line...

Published on 03 Dec 2015 Written by Sarah Buente Posted in LEED

Considering implementing SITES in your organization or practice? Interested in earning a SITES professional credential? We are exploring this possibility at USGBC and need your feedback.

SITES is the most comprehensive rating...

Published on 02 Dec 2015 Written by Amanda Sawit Posted in LEED

During Greenbuild 2015, we highlighted four recently LEED-certified spaces in the nation’s capital that are helping transform the way businesses and organizations design, construct and maintain buildings. Below is a quick project snapshot of each unique space, just in case you missed it....

Published on 01 Dec 2015 Written by Selina Holmes Posted in LEED

The LEED 2009 energy update is a proposed increase to the minimum energy performance thresholds for LEED 2009 projects with the goal of ensuring that LEED continues to keep...

Published on 19 Nov 2015 Posted in LEED

This article was previously published in the Harvard Gazette.

Driven by the University’s ambitious, science-...

Published on 19 Nov 2015 Written by Selina Holmes Posted in LEED

The results of the LEED v4 O+M Multifamily rating system adaptation ballot are in! For any new measure that goes through the balloting process, a minimum of two-thirds approval is...

Published on 17 Nov 2015 Written by Amanda Sawit Posted in LEED

LEED is everywhere you go—all you have to do is look around. In neighborhoods, offices, schools, coffee shops and beyond, the LEED green building rating system is changing how you live, learn, work and play.

Find out how LEED is...

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