25 Jun '11, 10pm

LEED

An Introduction to LEED Learn about the internationally recognized certification system LEED, what it measures, what it delivers, and how to get started. LEED Rating Systems Learn about the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating Systems™, the nationally accepted benchmarks for the design, construction and operation of high performance green buildings. Certification Tools & Resources Find all the resources you need to help you achieve LEED certification, including reference guides and templates for submitting your project’s documentation. Certification Programs & Application Guides LEED certification provides independent, third-party verification that a building project is environmentally responsible, profitable and a healthy place to live and work. Learn about the LEED certification process, the application guide for multiple buildin...

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