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February 2015

Published on February 27, 2015 Written by Robb Tufts Posted in LEED

I could not be prouder of the Land of Lincoln. 

For the second year in a row, my home state of Illinois has topped the list of states with the most LEED-certified gross square footage per capita certified during the year. 

In 2014, GBCI certified 174 projects...

Published on February 26, 2015 Written by Christopher Gray Posted in LEED

2014’s Top 10 States have shown tremendous leadership in the green building movement by certifying 1,662 commercial and institutional projects representing 251.7 million square feet of real estate. These buildings will have a tremendous social impact over the coming...

Published on February 23, 2015 Written by Nora Knox Posted in LEED

What is LEED for Homes?

A home is more than just shelter: homes are the most important buildings in our lives. We think that every building should be a green building—but especially homes.

Why? LEED homes are built to be healthy, providing clean indoor air and incorporating safe building materials to ensure a comfortable...

Published on February 20, 2015 Written by Sarah Buente Posted in LEED

This Valentine's Day, we asked if you love LEED as much as we do. The answer was simple: yes! We were so impressed by how people shared their love for LEED! Check out some of our favorite posts below.

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