TITLE

Planning for Environmental Sustainability

AUTHOR(S)
Chance, Shannon
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Planning for Higher Education;Oct-Dec2012, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p194
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit organization U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and its offered Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating system program, particularly on the campus building constructions. It discusses the use of LEED system and its popularity among universities. It mentions the cost issues, strengths and weakness of the system which helps the users to know the benefits and refine their use of the system.
ACCESSION #
87970296

 

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