Engineering Green Buildings

Ivanovich, Michael G.
January 2004
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Jan2004, Vol. 76 Issue 1, p11
Discusses the use of the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) rating system from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) to improve engineering and building performance. Details of a rating system being developed by USGBC for existing buildings; Benefits of the LEED rating system for engineers; Requirements for the construction of green buildings.


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