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Woo hoo! #Green #Building to Create 3 Million Jobs by 2018, Says @USGBC

According to these estimates, the scholars expect the green construction market to generate $4.8 billion in savings from 2015 to 2018, with LEED accounting for as much as $2.2 billion. However, in most of the categories, “green” buildings (Dodge defines this as a building that targets green building upgrades in more than one category across energy efficiency, water efficiency, resource efficiency, site management, or air quality) registered higher average savings than LEED Certified or LEED Gold buildings—something the authors point to in order to indicate that USGBC’s sponsorship of the report did not sway its findings.

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