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(hereafter a very short summary of what I wrote you per e-mail) This course is only about electricity. We did not have the ambition to cover other aspects, such as offsetting. You are with good reason wondering what to do with e.g. the use of gas, or the use of heat (e.g. from a district heating system). 1) I think we will need further clarification from the USGBC. On the one hand, 95% of the wording of LEED's Green Power chapter comes from the ELECTRICITY sector. The concept Green Power itself to start with. But also requirements such as ’installations come online since 2005’. And of course all the ’difficult words’, such as RECs and Guarantees of Origin. None of these make (currently) sense for e.g. gas. But it is true that the examples mentioned at the end of the credit, also refer to e.g. gas. 2) It is confusing to mix these two ’sectors’. In the electricity market, th...

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