28 Sep '12, 9am

A Green Building Game of Thrones - LEED has trouble to implement LCA Analysis

Thanks for the new post Chris. I like the "Winter is coming" analogy. I've been watching a lot of kid shows lately so what pops to my mind first is the Phineas and Ferb song "We're watching, and we're waiting. On the edge of our seats anticipating...." I really need to get HBO. I think it's very difficult to really "know" why the delay occurred. Only the insiders at USGBC know and I don't hear any straight answers coming from them. My own opinion is there were two causes for this delay. The actions of Congress and the comments on the LEEDuser forum. USGBC seemed to be living in an isolated bubble and unaware of the problems they were creating. Previously, the only form of feed back was in the Public Comment phases. I doubt much of this was ever read by USGBC staff and it was easily dismissed as sour grapes. The LEEDuser forum actually gave the users a voice and they could ...

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