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September 2017

Published on September 26, 2017 Written by Sarah Alexander Posted in LEED

In December 2016, GBCI announced that LEED precertification would be available to all LEED v4 Building Design and Construction (BD+C) and Operations and Maintenance...

Published on September 26, 2017 Written by Megan Sparks Posted in LEED

At USGBC, we often talk about the fact that you can’t manage what you can’t measure. There are many factors that can impact the performance of a building, and knowing your energy and water usage is the first step in spotting and addressing any issues as soon as they crop up. This is also why...

Published on September 22, 2017 Written by Casey Studhalter Posted in LEED

This spring, USGBC wrapped up the fourth and final round of the Affordable Green Neighborhoods (AGN) grant program, supported by generous funding from the Bank of...

Published on September 14, 2017 Written by Anonymous Posted in LEED

What is LEED?

LEED is a third-party green building certification program and the globally recognized standard for the design, construction and operation of high-performance green buildings and neighborhoods.

Addressing all building and space types through different rating...

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