Articles Tagged with ''LEED''

College credits available to LEED professionals

The U.S. Green Building Council announced that LEED Professional Credentials have been approved for college credit through New Jersey’s State Energy Sector Partnership initiative.


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USGBC partnership to encourage green sporting venues

As more and more sporting venues earn LEED certification, the U.S. Green Building Council says it is collaborating with the Green Sports Alliance.


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USGBC publishes first ‘LEED in Motion’ report

More than 4 million people live and work in LEED-certified buildings, according to a new report from the United States Green Building Council.


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VRF system provides new look, efficiency to construction company office

Turner Construction Co. has been responsible for working on many notable buildings in Ohio and across the United States, including the Ohio State University Stadium renovation, the new patient tower of Nationwide Children's Hospital, and the Hilton Columbus Downtown.
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USGBC to launch new version of LEED

Members of the U.S. Green Building Council have voted to adopt LEED v4, the next update to the organization’s green building rating system.


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Do No Harm: Protecting IAQ In Health Care Settings

Day-to-day operations and the occasional renovation create two sets of distinct threats to IAQ and patient health.
Day-to-day operations and the occasional renovation create two sets of distinct threats to IAQ and patient health. From monitoring stations and magnehelic pressure gauges to multiple resources for design and O&M guidance, the author points to recent projects and current wisdom to create a valuable resource.
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LEED Earth program offering free certification

The U.S. Green Building Council has launched a new campaign offering free LEED certification to the first projects to certify in the 114 countries where LEED has yet to take root.


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LEED certification recommended for all GSA buildings

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design certification has been recommended as the best measure for building efficiency for all GSA buildings.


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AABC seminar to focus on HVAC system performance

“Optimizing HVAC System Performance” is the title of an upcoming regional seminar from AABC. The Associated Air Balance Council will bring the one-day seminar to the Hilton Baltimore on May 17.


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Air handler helps wire manufacturer reach LEED® Platinum

Installing a new air handler allows factory to save 20% in energy costs and 88% in water consumption.
When Encore Wire, a manufacturer of copper electrical wire and cable was ready to expand, they knew they wanted sustainability to feature prominently in the design of their new building.
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