26 Jun '14, 8pm

The results of the #LEED Homes Energy Update ballot are in - we met our goal! See what this means for your project:

The final results of the LEED v2008 Homes Energy Update ballot are in with a final tally of 88% in favor of the rating system update — exceeding our goal of 66.7%. Here's the category breakdown for the results: 96% approval from those in the user category 88% approval from those in the general interest category 70% approval from those in the producer category Beginning on Oct. 1, 2014 , newly registering projects will be asked to meet the new requirements. The credit library and LEED Online will be updated automatically. This update only affects EA credit 1: Optimize Energy Performance . The update changes the threshold so that projects using LEED for Homes v2008 need to earn a minimum of 13 points in the Energy and Atmosphere (EA) section for climate zones (CZ) 1-5, or 9.5 points for CZ 6-8. Projects will need to achieve a Home Energy Rating System (HERS) score of 70 or l...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/articles/usgbc-members-approve-leed-...

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