TITLE

Summary of LEED-NC Version 2.2

AUTHOR(S)
Lewis, Malcolm
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Feb2006, Vol. 78 Issue 2, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides an overview of the Version 2.2 of Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) for New Construction, approved by the U.S. Green Building Council in January 2006. Construction projects covered by LEED; Regulations for building design included in LEED; Changes in construction requirements peened in LEED Version 2.2.
ACCESSION #
19992145

 

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