30 Sep '13, 4pm

Green Building Code Proposed in Washington DC is a National Model : Green Building Law Update

DC was a leader in 2006 requiring new privately constructed buildings meet LEED standards and it is again at the forefront with a regulatory scheme of alternative compliance paths for high performance building. For those who wish to pursue LEED that option remains. However, many private buildings will likely select IgCC compliance as the preferred compliance path. That said, the final analysis of LEED versus IgCC versus ASHRAE 189.1 may be skewed by what the GSA ultimately determines is the federal government’s preferred high performance building type.

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