TITLE

LEED v3 THE NEXT VERSION OF THE LEED GREEN BUILDING PROGRAM

AUTHOR(S)
Holowka, Taryn
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Sustainable Facility;Jun/Jul2009, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the Leadership Energy and Environment Design v3, a new version of building program launched by the U.S. Green Building Council. The author states that LEED v3 maintains flexibility and consistency on sustainable design for the technical advancement of rating systems, improved data integration as well as establish new building certification models. It also cites the advantages of the new version, along with its credit weighting, harmonization and development cycle.
ACCESSION #
43225611

 

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