tagged: LEED certification
Jan. 07, 2011 · By Cassandra Profita
Oregon State University's new Energy Center in Corvallis just hit two green-building firsts: It's is the first power plant in the nation and the first building on campus to receive a LEED platinum certification – the highest mark in the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design green-building rating system. Continue reading →
Nov. 30, 2010 · By Cassandra Profita
A new report from the University of San Diego and McGraw Hill Construction reveals five key benefits of green buildings with Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) and the Environmental Protection Agency's Energy Star certifications (based on a survey of building owners and tenants): Continue reading →
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