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LEED BD+C: New Construction | v2 - LEED 2.0

Renewable energy

EAc2.1-2.3 | Possible 3 points


Encourage and recognize increasing levels of self-supply through renewable technologies to reduce environmental impacts associated with fossil fuel energy use.


Supply a net fraction of the building’s total energy use (as expressed as a fraction of annual energy cost) through the use of on-site renewable energy systems.

Credit 2.1 (1 points) Renewable energy, 5% contribution
Credit 2.2 (2 points) Renewable energy, 10% contribution
Credit 2.3 (3 points) Renewable energy, 20% contribution

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