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How do I register my project for recertification?

There are currently two options for projects that wish to pursue LEED recertification. LEED v4.1 O+M recertification...

What is green building?

Green building is a holistic concept that starts with the understanding that the built environment can have profound...

What does LEED stand for?

LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design. LEED is the most widely used green building...

Which rating system should I use for my project?

Each LEED rating system groups requirements that address the unique needs of different building and project...

My project does not comply with the USGBC definition of ‘one building’ or LEED Interpretation 10203, but the project works programmatically as a...

The project team can ask for guidance prior to registering the project and submitting for initial review, by asking...

What actions are USGBC considering given COVID-19?

USGBC has outlined a series of actions and priorities that will support the global recovery effort and leverage the...

Are projects required to track data for the entire recertification performance period?

Project teams demonstrate compliance with performance tracking requirements by providing a representative dataset...

What is LEED?

LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is the most widely used green building rating system in the world....

What is LEED precertification?

Precertification is an optional review pathway available for a fee for all LEED BD+C projects registered under LEED v4...

Is a campus necessary for a group project?

A single group project can be registered without a campus or Master Site, but a group can also be within a Master Site...

What are Regional Priority (RP) credits?

The concept of RP credits was introduced in the LEED 2009 rating systems to incentivize the achievement of credits that...

Where can I find more information about sunset dates?

Information about sunset dates can be found on the LEED Certification Deadlines page of our website. Additional...