29 Dec '14, 4pm

The LEED Dynamic Plaque is forcing us out of our comfort zone | U.S. Green Building Council

I admit it, I too get comfortable with the way things are. It requires so little mental effort to just keep on doing what you’re doing and getting what you get. But if you aspire to be a leader, if you're determined to make a difference, you have to jerk yourself out of your comfort zone and get on to the next thing. You have to do this even while others are either complacent or expending valuable energy trying to keep things around them from changing in ways that would force them to change too. Which brings me to the LEED Dynamic Plaque . From the moment I first heard about it, my engineering heart started racing. Here was an idea that had real potential to ignite the next wave of green building practice, especially around how we get certified buildings and tenant spaces to commit to continuous improvement after earning their LEED plaque. This had the potential to vastly ...

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