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Published on 26 Oct 2016 Written by Heather Benjamin Posted in LEED

As of Oct. 31, 2016, LEED v4 will be the only version of LEED in which to register your new project. Need to brush up on what's different about this enhanced version of LEED?


Published on 24 Oct 2016 Written by Theresa Backhus Posted in LEED

If you’re seeking to further define, improve or demonstrate the site sustainability aspects of your project, you can benefit from pursuing both LEED® and SITES...

Published on 20 Oct 2016 Written by Asa Foss Posted in LEED

As part of the ongoing effort to make LEED work for all project types, in the October 2016 LEED® addenda release, USGBC has modified the rating system selection guidance for multifamily...

Published on 20 Oct 2016 Written by Selina Holmes Posted in LEED

Oct. 31, 2016 is the last day to register LEED® projects under any of the LEED 2009 rating systems. After that date, we will officially transition to LEED v4 as the only version of the rating system available for new LEED projects....

Published on 20 Oct 2016 Written by Marta Drzymala Posted in LEED

The October 2016 quarterly LEED® rating system and reference guide addenda is now available.

To view the changes:

Published on 18 Oct 2016 Written by Mahesh Ramanujam Posted in LEED

Every story about LEED® is a story about leadership, and leaders across India have chosen LEED because it benefits their triple bottom line: people, planet and profit. 

As the world’s leading system for sustainable...

Published on 03 Oct 2016 Written by Robb Tufts Posted in LEED

We have revitalized this recurring feature to make it more dynamic and easier to read! From now on, you will be able to check in quarterly on LEED® certification activity, broken out by achievement level, rating...

Published on 27 Sep 2016 Written by Nora Knox Posted in LEED

USGBC® is constantly working to engage individuals and understand needs across the market.

Please help us by taking our brief survey to share what resources you need to help you with LEED v4.


Published on 23 Sep 2016 Written by Rukesh Samarasekera Posted in LEED

The LEED v4 Stories series features the people the behind diverse LEED® v4 projects. Project team members and project owners...

Published on 23 Sep 2016 Written by Selina Holmes Posted in LEED

Registration closes on October 31, 2016 for all LEED® v3 rating systems. After that date, no new LEED v3 project registrations will be accepted. The next key deadline for these projects is the rating system sunset date in 2021....

Published on 22 Sep 2016 Written by Kunal Gulati Posted in LEED

Content provided by Michael Ventre of LADWP Communications.

The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power’s (LADWP) continuous efforts to go green are closely entwined...

Published on 22 Sep 2016 Written by Mika Kania Posted in LEED

Green building practitioners from 12 locations across Asia gathered in Taipei, Taiwan, on August 25 and 26 for a productive discussion on implementing LEED® v4 in the region. The consensus: LEED v4 can be done in Asia. 


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