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Published on 18 Aug 2017 Written by Mikaela Kieffer Posted in LEED

The application period for new LEED committee members is open through August 31, 2017. In honor of that, USGBC is...

Published on 10 Aug 2017 Written by Christina Huynh Posted in LEED

Looking for a career boost? Consider taking the LEED Green Associate exam.

The LEED Green Associate is a foundational credential signifying core competency in green building design, construction and operations. It’s...

Published on 08 Aug 2017 Written by Heather Benjamin Posted in LEED

Once you've made the commitment to earn your LEED AP credential, then it's time to study for the exam. Where do you start? USGBC wants to help you become a LEED professional and leader in the green building community, so we've...

Published on 03 Aug 2017 Written by Mikaela Kieffer Posted in LEED

The application period for new LEED committee members is open through August 31, 2017. In honor of that, USGBC is...

Published on 02 Aug 2017 Written by Heather Benjamin Posted in LEED

Credits, prerequisites and points—achieving LEED certification involves a lot of components. But it's not as complicated as it sounds....

Published on 27 Jul 2017 Written by Christina Huynh Posted in LEED

LEED Green Associates are specialists in today’s sustainable building standards and marketplace. They are knowledgeable about emerging technologies, current industry research and environmental trends.

Like all...

Published on 24 Jul 2017 Written by Kelsey Blongewicz Posted in LEED

Are you planning to complete a LEED review this year, before Greenbuild? If so, be sure to submit for review on time. See below for application deadlines based on typical...

Published on 18 Jul 2017 Written by Jeanne Allen Cars... Posted in LEED

If you have questions about the different options within LEED for Neighborhood Development, take a look at our helpful table below. A project can enter the LEED ND certification process at any point, from...

Published on 18 Jul 2017 Written by Heather Benjamin Posted in LEED

Are you an innovative sustainability professional or building expert? Would you like to become more involved in LEED by volunteering that expertise?

LEED...

Published on 17 Jul 2017 Written by Rukesh Samarasekera Posted in LEED

The LEED v4 Stories article series features the people the behind diverse LEED v4 projects. Project team members and project owners tell of their experiences—both the...

Published on 14 Jul 2017 Written by Mikaela Kieffer Posted in LEED

The July 2017 quarterly LEED rating system and reference guide addenda is now available.

To view the changes:

Published on 13 Jul 2017 Written by Christina Huynh Posted in LEED

Designing and developing buildings so they’re healthier, more sustainable and more resource-efficient is what green building is all about. It’s a process that applies to a building’s entire...

Published on 07 Jul 2017 Written by David Marcus Posted in LEED

In 2013, USGBC and UL Environment began working to bring more consistency, credibility, and transparency to building and construction...

Published on 06 Jul 2017 Written by Sarah Buente Posted in LEED

The LEED v4 and SITES v2 rating systems can easily be used in tandem. Last fall, in an effort to simplify the...

Published on 05 Jul 2017 Written by Robb Tufts Posted in LEED

We have revitalized this recurring feature to make it more dynamic and easier to read! From now on you will be able to check in quarterly on LEED certification activity, broken out by achievement level, rating system and location. We will...

Published on 29 Jun 2017 Written by Christina Huynh Posted in LEED

Give your green building resume a boost by earning your LEED Green Associate credential.

LEED Green Associates are specialists in today’s sustainable building standards and principles, including...

Published on 23 Jun 2017 Written by Mikaela Kieffer Posted in LEED

The application period for new LEED committee members is open through August 31, 2017. In honor of that, USGBC will be bringing you stories and perspectives from members of the various...

Published on 20 Jun 2017 Written by Heather Benjamin Posted in LEED

LEED is the go-to green building rating system for architects and builders worldwide. But in the quest to make our entire environment healthier and more sustainable, there are also other, specialized ways to achieve our goals—such as...

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