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Building Design + Construction Guide

Applies to buildings that are being newly constructed or going through a major renovation:

New Construction | Core and Shell | Schools | Retail | Healthcare | Data Centers | Hospitality | Warehouses and Distribution Centers

Getting Started

How to use this reference guide
More about the Further Explanation section
Taking an Integrative Approach to Design and Construction
Devising a LEED Work Plan
Maintaining Consistency in the Application

Credit Category Overviews

LT Overview
SS Overview
WE Overview
EA Overview
MR Overview
EQ Overview
IN Overview
RP Overview