30 Sep '15, 7pm

.@USGBC proposes new #energy mins for #LEED v2009. My new blog explains why + how you can help! @a…

.@USGBC proposes new #energy mins for #LEED v2009. My new blog explains why + how you can help! @a…

Did you know that the average LEED 2009-certified BD+C project is designed to beat the referenced energy standard by 29 percent ? By rewarding projects for superior achievement above and beyond today’s expectations, LEED leverages market forces to catalyze creative investment and action toward the achievement of many sustainability objectives. The result is tens of thousands of buildings whose exceptional accomplishments become a new normal for best industry practice. In turn, the laws of the land (and the standards on which they rely) have space to grow—and, thank goodness, grow they have! First launched in April 2009, LEED 2009 initiated a new cycle of growth in contemporary expectations for buildings in the United States and abroad. Six years and thousands of fantastic projects later, the green building community can be proud of the forward momentum LEED 2009 has helped...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/articles/leed-2009-energy-performanc...

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#LEED 2009 #Energy Updates: Public comment peri...

usgbc.org 29 Sep '15, 3pm

The referenced energy standard and modeling requirements in LEED 2009 will not change; buildings falling under the propose...

LEED 2009 energy updates, public comment period...

usgbc.org 29 Sep '15, 1am

The referenced energy standard and modeling requirements in LEED 2009 will not change; buildings falling under the propose...

#Top10LEED national profile on #Taiwan: the "be...

usgbc.org 01 Oct '15, 2pm

USGBC’s announcement of 2015’s Top 10 Countries for LEED comes during a historic time for the international green movement...

Yeşil Bina'da en iyi 10 ülkeden birisi Taiwan...

usgbc.org 01 Oct '15, 12am

USGBC’s announcement of 2015’s Top 10 Countries for LEED comes during a historic time for the international green movement...

Operational #energy efficiency: small changes i...

usgbc.org 29 Sep '15, 3pm

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usgbc.org 02 Oct '15, 4pm

Internet Explorer versions 7 and older have known compatibility and security issues with modern web standards which affect...

Your #LEED addenda update for Oct. 2015 has arr...

usgbc.org 02 Oct '15, 5pm

The October 2015 quarterly LEED rating system and reference guide addenda are now available. To view the changes: Visit th...

The construction industry looks to renewable energy and sustainability - Energy Digital

The construction industry looks to renewable en...

energydigital.com 01 Oct '15, 2am

Renewable energy is changing the environment for the better and, as a result, construction companies across the country ar...

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runnersworld.com 30 Sep '15, 10am

I had no idea what the heck I was doing. Terms like “long slow distance,” “fartlek,” and “tempo pace” were completely new ...

Hear ye!! @ArlingtonVA updated its #greenbuildi...

usgbc.org 03 Oct '15, 4pm

Internet Explorer versions 7 and older have known compatibility and security issues with modern web standards which affect...

Vote today on LEED v4 O+M: Multifamily @USGBC #...

usgbc.org 02 Oct '15, 3am

The LEED v4 O+M: Multifamily ballot is now open! The ballot period is when we at USGBC ask our membership to lend its voic...

Great news! Seattle Energy Code now accepted fo...

usgbc.org 05 Oct '15, 2pm

The October 2015 quarterly LEED rating system and reference guide addenda are now available. To view the changes: Visit th...

My inteview for @USGBC thanks @CacciatoreCrea ,...

usgbc.org 02 Oct '15, 7am

As Greenbuild Europe & the Mediterranean ) approaches, USGBC has conducted several interviews with LEED professionals in I...

The #LEED v4 O+M: #Multifamily ballot is now op...

usgbc.org 02 Oct '15, 2pm

The LEED v4 O+M: Multifamily ballot is now open! The ballot period is when we at USGBC ask our membership to lend its voic...

#SGHaze update

#SGHaze update

todayonline.com 29 Sep '15, 6am

SINGAPORE — An expected improvement in the haze did not occur this morning (Sept 29) and air quality persisted in the very...