26 Jul '12, 9pm

Going Green in the US: Three Groundbreaking Eco-Friendly Buildings:

Going Green in the US: Three Groundbreaking Eco-Friendly Buildings:

As people become more concerned about the state of the environment, all industries are making efforts to go green. Though progress has been made across the board, architecture is an industry that has enjoyed significant success. All over the world, cities are building eco-friendly structures and renovating their existing buildings in order to lessen the strain on the environment. To design a green structure, architects rely on the rating system developed by the United States Green Building Council, which is known as Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED). Below are three of the greenest buildings in the United States, as determined by the LEED rating system.

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