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LEED Earth winner: Mexico's first #LEED v4 platinum building @USGBC

Bioconstruccion y Energia Alternativa ’ (BEA) is proud to announce that its headquarter offices is the most recent winner of USGBC’s LEED Earth campaign . Aside exuberant biodiversity, lively music and cultural richness, Mexico also plays a key role for the green building movement in Latin America. To date the country accounts for 139 certified and 460 registered LEED endeavors, some of the most innovative and revolutionary buildings in the entire region. From these projects, one stands out writing its own unique history. Born in the northeastern progressive city of Monterrey, my consultancy firm BEA recently celebrated the county's first double LEED Platinum certification for its headquarter offices. Back in 2011, BEA was behind one of the most sustainable offices in Latin America. BEA’s 4,650 sq. ft. office building was recognized as the first new construction building t...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/articles/leed-earth-winner-mexicos-f...

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