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June 2013

Published on June 11, 2013 Written by Selina Holmes Posted in LEED

Quick - what’s the first thing that comes to mind when you want to understand a credit? The reference guide. It's like the rating system content is your trusty automobile and the reference guide is your owner's manual that helps you figure out how to use everything. In our ...

Published on June 10, 2013 Written by Brett Dioguardi Posted in LEED

“We’re looking for more experience.”

Those five gut-wrenching words are the bane of every entry-level professional seeking gainful employment. It’s the classic chicken-and-egg scenario that all young graduates face -- how does one gain experience without an opportunity to gain said experience? 


Published on June 5, 2013 Written by Joseph Crea Posted in LEED

LEED Earth is a new campaign designed to bring LEED, the most widely recognized and used green building certification program, around the world.

We are offering free LEED certification to the first projects to certify in the over 100 countries (See Below) where LEED currently does not exist....

Published on June 4, 2013 Written by Dara Zycherman Posted in LEED

This article is part of a series that USGBC is using to give the LEED community a first look at the tools and resources we’ve developed to support those using LEED.

Continuous improvement is a concept that goes beyond the technical requirements. We also apply it to the program as a whole. In the case of the LEED Online...

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