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U.S. federal government takes first step in guiding agencies in the use of #LEED v4 @usgsa

U.S. federal government takes first step in guiding agencies in the use of #LEED v4 @usgsa

The General Services Administration (GSA) has recently released its review of LEED v4, showing that the newest version of our green building rating system has significant alignment with federal sustainability and green building requirements. In its report, Green Building Certification System: Supplemental Review of USGBC’S LEED v4 Systems , GSA finds that LEED is better aligned than ever with the federal sustainability requirements and reaffirms LEED as a consensus standard. This initial evaluation of LEED v4 serves as an important first step in guiding federal agencies and departments in the use of the latest rating system to meet their goals. While the report indicates there isn’t direct alignment across every federal requirement, LEED v4 is uniquely situated to help accelerate the federal sector’s uptake of the best and leading strategies in green building. GSA, under t...

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