This month, the total footprint of commercial projects certified under the U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) LEED Green Building Rating System surpassed one billion square feet. Another six billion square feet of projects are registered and currently working toward LEED certification around the world.
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Added by Anna Leonard on November 18, 2010 at 4:30pm — No Comments
'The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has relased a draft of the next version of the LEED rating systems, and has opened the fist public comment period for the draft. The comment period will run from Nov. 8, 2010, to Dec. 31, 2010. According to USGBC's website, a second public comment period is expected in mid-2011, and the rating system itself is expected to be released in November 2012. Although it had been dubbed "LEED 2012" informally during development, after the current "LEED 2009"…Continue
Added by Anna Leonard on November 15, 2010 at 11:30am — No Comments