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Published on 18 Apr 2016 Written by Emma Hughes Posted in LEED

Are you a sustainability practitioner who cares deeply about the human health and social impacts of buildings and communities? Interested in exploring alternative strategies for evaluating indoor air quality in LEED projects?

Don’t miss your chance to join the LEED Social Equity...

Published on 14 Apr 2016 Written by Mahesh Ramanujam Posted in LEED

Sustainability is not new to China. Over the last five years, I have witnessed firsthand the evolution of the green building movement and the great accomplishments that have been made in China. China is now the second largest market for LEED outside of the United States—and in mainland...

Published on 14 Apr 2016 Posted in LEED

As part of the April 2016 addenda release, USGBC introduced two LEED Interpretations that allow projects to leverage their ...

Published on 14 Apr 2016 Written by Cecilia Shutters Posted in LEED

In this recurring feature, we take a look at LEED certification activity since January 21, 2016, broken out by rating system and location, as well as newly certified LEED projects in the news. ...

Published on 13 Apr 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...

Published on 11 Apr 2016 Written by Emma Hughes Posted in LEED

The call for volunteers to join a newly created Indoor Air Assessment Working Group and the Social Equity Working Group closes on Monday, April 18, at 5:00 p.m. PST...

Published on 06 Apr 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...

Published on 05 Apr 2016 Written by Marta Drzymala Posted in LEED

The April 2016 quarterly LEED rating system and reference guide addenda is now available. To view the changes,

Published on 31 Mar 2016 Written by Selina Holmes Posted in LEED

Join building industry leaders throughout Europe to discuss greening the existing buildings market. The LEED in Europe Spring 2016 technical meeting is a  unique two-...

Published on 30 Mar 2016 Written by Selina Holmes Posted in LEED

This month, our LEED v4 education series will focus on energy and atmosphere. The American Physical Society has found that if current and emerging cost-effective energy efficiency measures are employed in new and existing buildings—for example, replacing heating, cooling, lighting and...

Published on 29 Mar 2016 Written by Jeremy Sigmon Posted in LEED

2016 has already been a busy year for LEED. Just recently, USGBC members approved a ballot measure that updates the minimum energy efficiency requirements for LEED BD+C and ID+C v3...

Published on 25 Mar 2016 Written by Christina Huynh Posted in LEED

Congratulations! You’ve earned a LEED professional credential, demonstrating your expertise and leadership in the green building marketplace. As a LEED professional, you’re required to maintain your...

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