10 Nov '11, 10pm

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Green buildings with lower operating costs and better indoor environmental quality are more attractive to a growing group of corporate, public and individual buyers. Green features will increasingly enter into tenants' decisions about leasing space and into buyers' decisions about purchasing properties and homes. CREDIT: Best Buy "With LEED certification, Best Buy gains the advantage of third party verification. We like that stamp of approval. It sets us apart from other retailers and allows us to promote the very tangible difference that we're making. Now we want to certify as much as possible, we want to build everything to LEED Volume standards. There is something to be said for consistency. What's not to like. I mean, at this point Volume certification is just part of how we're doing business." - Danielle Tallman, Associate Development Manager, Best Buy 2. MITIGATE RIS...

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