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  • LEED v4 Makes a Departure from LEED 2009

    LEED v4 is a Rigorous Departure from LEED 2009, Focusing on Life Cycle Assessment, Product Disclosures and Increased Energy Efficiency LEED v4 is scheduled for introduction at the Greenbuild Conference and Expo in November 2013. The most significant changes to the LEED program involve the move away from the simplicity of recycled content and regional material credits to a weighted system ...


    By thinkstep

  • IEQ Testing for LEED Certification

    The indoor environmental quality (IEQ) professionals at Clark Seif Clark (CSC) provide comprehensive air sampling services for residential and commercial structures working to achieve LEED certification. The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) was established in 1993 and their LEED® (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Green Building Rating System has become the leading tool used ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • Calgary completes LEED showcase

    One of the first projects launched under Calgary’s Sustainable Building Policy is now complete. The $33-million Water Centre, home to the city’s Water Services and Resources business units, is a LEED Gold facility. Since 2004 all new City buildings in Calgary, and major renovations to existing ones, are designed to meet or exceed the silver level rating of LEED. This ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • LEED Certification Compliance Services Offered by Zimmetry Environmental

    A growing number of building owners and management companies across Puerto Rico and the Caribbean have recognized the benefits of obtaining LEED certification for their properties.  To obtain this coveted status, there are a number of credit categories where points can be earned towards certification. A significant category is indoor environmental quality credits.  One of the leading ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • LEED training at thrivent headquarters in Minneapolis

    Leonardo Academy announced today that it will be expanding its in-person LEED® training program to include seven cities in 2011: Minneapolis/St. Paul, Miami, Washington, D.C., Madison, Chicago, New York City, and Los Angeles. Topics will include training for the Green Building Certification Institute’s (GBCI) LEED Green Associate exam and the ...


    By 3BL Media

  • LEED Homes May Not Be Less Toxic

    EMSL Analytical offers LEED testing solutions for both new and existing commercial and residential properties. Cinnaminson, NJ, July 14th, 2010 Environmental and ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • EnviroSolutions Inc. Updates to Maintain LEED Quality Standards

    EnviroSolutions, Inc. is currently updating their programs in order to adhere to upcoming revisions to the USGBC’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building standards. These revisions to LEED will take effect in the summer of 2013, and will mean significant changes to guidelines for both new construction projects and ...


    By PRWeb

  • Celerion Awarded Prestigious LEED® Green Building Certification

    Celerion, a premier provider of innovative early stage drug development solutions, announced today that it has been awarded LEED® Silver established by the U.S. Green Building Council and verified by the Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI). LEED is the nation’s preeminent program for the design, construction and operation of high performance green buildings. Celerion is the ...

  • UHC Awarded LEED Certification for Chicago Headquarters

     UHC has been awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver certification for excellence in environmentally responsible design in the construction of its office space at 155 North Wacker Drive in Chicago. LEED, an internationally recognized green building certification system developed by the U.S. Green Building Council, ...

  • San Diego`s first LEED certified restaurant

    Self-proclaimed “most environmentally sustainable restaurant in America,” Pizza Fusion said Monday it was opening San Diego's first 'green' restaurant in May. The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)-certified unit will be the Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-based restaurant chain's second location of its national franchise expansion to open outside their home state of Florida, following ...

  • TELUS Data Centre Achieves LEED Gold Certification

    TELUS’ intelligent Internet data centre in Rimouski, Quebec has been awarded Gold certification in Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED™) from the Canada Green Building Council. This environmental certification recognizes the high standards TELUS has set for its environmentally sustainable practices in the new facility, and further exemplifies the company’s ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • IES Launches the Future of LEED Energy Modeling

    New IES VE-Navigator for ASHRAE 90.1 BOSTON -Integrated Environmental Solutions (IES), a provider of integrated performance analysis software and consulting services for sustainable building design, today launched an exciting, advanced LEED Energy Modeling tool. It streamlines the process while increasing productivity and accuracy. Exclusive demonstrations of the tool will be available at ...

  • EC2 Helps Chicago Buildings Achieve LEED Certification

    Local environmental consulting and building sciences firm helps Chicago’s skyline reach LEED certification through improved indoor air quality (IAQ). ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • Leed green associate training in Madison, WI

    March 3, 2011 - Leonardo Academy announced today that it will be offering a full-day LEED® Green Associate all-day training course in Madison, WI, on Tuesday, April 26, 2011. The course provides eight hours of AIA continuing education credit. Visit the Leonardo Academy ...


    By 3BL Media

  • CaGBC streamlines LEED Canada certification process

    The Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) has announced changes the LEED Canada certification process in order to streamline it to less than six months. Faced with a large demand for LEED certification,  CaGBC has already added staff to address backlogged projects and delayed Credit Interpretation Requests (CIRs). The organization has also hired four new review teams for certifying ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Canada tops world for LEED Green Building

    Today, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced that Canada ranks first on USGBC’s annual ranking of the Top 10 Countries for LEED, the world’s most widely used and recognized green building rating system. The Top 10 list highlights countries outside of the U.S. that are making significant strides in sustainable building design, construction and transformation, illustrating ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Ecotech Institute Receives Gold LEED Certification

    Ecotech Institute, the first and only college focused entirely on preparing America's workforce for careers in renewable energy and sustainable design, today announced that it received Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. "This is one of the highest honors anyone can receive in green ...


    By Marketwire

  • Shortlisted bidders both propose EfW for leeds

    A new Energy from Waste facility could be built in Leeds after Leeds City Council announced that it has cut the list of bidders for its waste PFI contract to just two. Both of the contenders have said that EfW will be their chosen method of dealing with the city’s residual waste. The two shortlisted bidders are Aire Valley Environmental and Veolia Environmental Services Aurora. ...

  • Darden's LEED Gold Certified Restaurant Support Center

    SOURCE: Darden Restaurants DESCRIPTION:Since our LEED gold-certified Restaurant Support Center (RSC) opened in September 2009, we are using 31 percent less energy per square foot compared to our former corporate headquarters. We also operate a 1.1 megawatt solar energy installation on our ...


    By 3BL Media

  • Darden headquarters earns LEED gold certification

    Darden Restaurants today announced that its new corporate headquarters building in Orlando has been officially awarded Gold certification for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) for New Construction (NC) from the United States Green Building Council (USGBC). The 469,000-square-foot facility, which opened in September, is the largest LEED Gold NC building in Florida. 'Our new home ...

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