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March 2017

Published on March 30, 2017 Written by Roger Limoges Posted in LEED

We’re building the first ever LEED-certified orphanage and children’s center in Haiti.

How it started

Immediately following the devastating earthquake in Haiti in January 2010, USGBC’s former president, CEO and founding chair, Rick...

Published on March 28, 2017 Written by Heather Benjamin Posted in LEED

USGBC has recently been publishing updates to our "Getting Started With" series on the various LEED rating systems. Those are great for finding links to the resources you need to launch your project. But if you...

Published on March 27, 2017 Written by Rukesh Samarasekera Posted in LEED

This article is part of a series that provides an overview of the requirements and options in LEED.

In our previous article, we listed the prerequisites, credits, and points in the...

Published on March 21, 2017 Written by Heather Benjamin Posted in LEED

USGBC's LEED in Motion reports share data on LEED certification in various industry sectors, as well as geographical locations. This series provides a holistic snapshot of...

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