Keeping Score

May 2009
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;May2009, Vol. 81 Issue 5, p9
The article reports on the success of Great River Energy's headquarters in Maple Grove, Minnesota in getting 56 points under Version 2.2 of the U.S. Green Building Council's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design for New Construction and Major Renovations Green Building Rating System. It explains that the figure is higher than the required points for Platinum certification. Moreover, it discusses how the headquarters received the 56 points.


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