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Video: What is LEED?

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LEED is a green building certification program that recognizes best-in-class building strategies and practices across the globe.

Watch our video to learn more about how LEED promotes better buildings and places that complement our environment and enhance our communities. 

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Ana Leilani Ka'ahanui

Manager, Communications, LEED Green Associate U.S. Green Building Council

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Staff Manager/Technical Committee, Peru Green Building Council
Great video! Thank you
Interior Architect, SUMAC
This is an excellent video, thanks USGBC!
Past (2012) NY Upstate Chapter Chair, Past CSC, and Director of Sustainability Programs, DASNY
I like this video and explanation very much. Will there also be one showing older buildings? I feel that so much needs to be done with existing building stock, and many, many people don't realize renovated buildings and ongoing O+M work can be informed by the LEED instruments. Also, the video may inadvertently reinforce the idea that green buildings are glitzy, highly glazed and boldly new.

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