LEED for Existing Buildings
- USGBC ANNOUNCES NEW BOARD MEMBERS. // Environmental Design & Construction;Nov2006, Vol. 9 Issue 10, p16
The article reports that 15 new members have been appointed to the Board of Directors of the U.S. Green Building Council for 2007. In addition, five directors for representing special perspectives and eight for regional representation have also been elected. Some of the newly added names to the...
- LEED v4 Passes Ballot, Will Launch in Fall. // Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Aug2013, Vol. 85 Issue 8, p8
The article reports that the members of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) have voted to adopt LEED v4, an updated Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) green building rating system, in Fall 2013.
- USGBC publishes first 'LEED in Motion' report. // Engineered Systems;Sep2013, Vol. 30 Issue 9, p48
The article presents a report from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) entitled "LEED in Motion: People and Progress" which indicates that more than four million people work and live in Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certified buildings.
- San Francisco Considers Mandating Green Building. // Chain Store Age;Apr2007, Vol. 83 Issue 4, p69
The article reports on a fast-track permitting program initiated in San Francisco, California for developers who voluntarily met the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design standards of the U.S. Green Building Council. Developers showed an enthusiastic response to the program, and city...
- Report: There are 60,000 LEED structures on earth. // Snips;Feb2014, Vol. 83 Issue 2, p30
The article focuses on a report from the second installment of the "LEED in Motion" series of the U.S. Green Building Council which claims that 60 000 structures or 10.6 billion square feet of buildings under the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) are certified around the world.
- USGBC Profiles Performance of Projects Certified under LEED 2009. // Buildings;Feb2014, Vol. 108 Issue 2, p20
The article discusses the report "LEED in Motion: Impacts and Innovation," by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), on the performance of projects under Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) 2009, finding that low-emitting materials and energy optimization mostly earned credits.
- USGBC Adopts LEED v4. // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;9/9/2013, Vol. 250 Issue 2, p6
The article reports on the decision of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) to adopt Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) v4, which would challenge the market to make the next leap toward better, cleaner and healthier building.
- GREEN MACHINE. // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);2/1/2010, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p18
The article offers information on the move of CityCenter, one of the largest green communities in the world, to seek Gold Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.
- USGBC REACHES 10,000 LEED-CERTIFIED PROJECTS. // SA&B Mag: Sustainable Architecture & Building;Sep/Oct2011, Issue 31, p11
The article reports that the U.S. Green Buildings Council (USGBC) has certified 10,000 commercial building projects under the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Green Building Rating System (LEED).