The Green-Building Revolution

Yudelson, Jerry
January 2008
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Jan2008, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p8
The article focuses on the green-building movement. In 2006, more than 1,000 projects were registered for the U.S. Green Building Council's (USGBC) Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System for commercial and institutional buildings. There is a strong commitment to lowering building energy use and to extensive daylighting, natural ventilation and operable windows.


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