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"#LEED is moving toward its constantly expanding goal of perfection."

"#LEED is moving toward its constantly expanding goal of perfection."

This article is part of a series of stories from USGBC's community celebrating 20 years of green building triumphs. Take a walk down memory lane with USGBC, as we reflect on favorite moments and share memories from the last 20 years. Share your own green building triumphs using #USGBC20. During the late 1960s, 1970s and 1980s, many of us in the energy efficiency arena searched for the holy grail of metrics. How do we measure energy savings? How do we quantify what we do? How much money do we save? How can we trust that, when we invest in energy efficiency, we get the results that were predicted? During some of that time, I had the honor of working in the Arizona Energy Office. The Governor’s Office started getting funding from the U.S. Department of Energy for State Energy Programs, for the Energy Extension Service, for the Institutional Conservation Program (also called t...

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