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Build green. Everyone profits.

Promoting the LEED green building system.
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This community was created to provide a forum for discussing:

  • LEED - (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design), created by the U.S. Green Building Council

  • Everything else related to building green.

What is LEED®?

The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System™ is the nationally accepted benchmark for the design, construction, and operation of high performance green buildings. LEED gives building owners and operators the tools they need to have an immediate and measurable impact on their buildings’ performance. LEED promotes a whole-building approach to sustainability by recognizing performance in five key areas of human and environmental health: sustainable site development, water savings, energy efficiency, materials selection, and indoor environmental quality. Visit www.usgbc.org/leed to download the rating systems and learn more.

Disclaimer: This community does not represent USGBC.