30 Dec '15, 12am

#USGBC article of the year #FromtheVault: #LEED points, LEED credits, LEED prerequisites: what’s the difference? https://t.co/E3XwkfJetZ

#USGBC article of the year #FromtheVault: #LEED points, LEED credits, LEED prerequisites: what’s the difference? https://t.co/E3XwkfJetZ

This article is part of a series that provides an overview of the fundamental elements to LEED. LEED points, LEED credits, LEED prerequisites—they all contribute to certification but what’s the difference? In this article we’re going to go over these three fundamental elements and how they help you achieve LEED. In the articles to come, we’ll provide more detailed information about what these look like in each of the LEED rating systems: BD+C, O+M, ID+C, and ND. We’ll also do a special edition on Homes. Prerequisites LEED certification means healthier, more productive places, and less stress on the environment by encouraging energy and resource-efficient buildings. While projects can pick and choose the credits they want to pursue, prerequisites are required. They set the minimum requirements that all buildings need to meet in order to achieve LEED certification. Additiona...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/articles/whats-difference-between-le...

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Free webinar: LEED v4 Material Ingredients credit compliance via @USGBC

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Introducing the case for LEED [video] | U.S. Green Building Council

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