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LEED O+M: Existing Buildings | v3 - LEED 2008

Emissions reduction reporting

EAc6 | Possible 1 point


To document the emissions reduction benefits of building efficiency measures.


Identify building performance parameters that reduce conventional energy use and emissions, quantify those reductions and report them to a formal tracking program:

Track and record emissions reductions delivered by energy efficiency, renewable energy and other building emissions reduction measures, including reductions from the purchase of renewable energy credits.

Report emissions reductions using a third-party voluntary reporting or certification program (e.g., EPA Climate Leaders, ENERGY STAR or WRI/WBCSD protocols).

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