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LEED ID+C: Commercial Interiors | v2 - LEED 2.0

Green power

EAc4 | Possible 1 point


Encourage the development and use of grid-source, renewable energy technologies on a net zero pollution basis.


Provide at least 50% of the tenant’s electricity from renewable sources by engaging in at least a two-year renewable energy contract. Renewable sources are as defined by the Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) Green-e products certification requirements. Green power may be procured from a Green-e certified power marketer, a Green-e accredited utility program, or through Green-e Tradable Renewable Certificates, or from a supply that meets the Green-e Renewable Power definition.

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