30 Jun '15, 3pm

It's official! Automatic #LEED points for code compliance in California. @usgbc

It's official! Automatic #LEED points for code compliance in California. @usgbc

Automatic LEED Points for CALGreen Code Compliance Little more than a building permit is now needed to document six LEED credits if your project is subject to California code requirements. By Candace Pearson Synergies between CALGreen and LEED v4 According to a StopWaste evaluation referenced by the USGBC task force, the gap has widened between CALGreen Tiers and LEED point scores from 2010 to 2013, largely due to new credits in LEED v4, but projects can still benefit from up to 30 LEED points in overlap. Source: StopWaste A lot of cumbersome LEED documentation can now be bypassed for projects in California, according to new rules from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). Designed to lure more projects into LEED certification and to recognize the high benchmark set by California codes, the ruling says three prerequisites and three credits will now be earned by virtue o...

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