Articles Tagged with ''Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design''

USGBC Adopts LEED v4

Council Voted 86 Percent in Favor of Adopting the System
September 9, 2013

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced its membership has voted to adopt Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) v4, the next update to the green building rating system.


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Feb. 22, 2013: GSA Seeks Public Input on Use of Green Building Certification Systems

February 22, 2013
The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) announced that it is seeking additional input from the public regarding the federal government’s use of third party green building certification systems.


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Feb. 19, 2013: Green Roof on New York Convention Center to be One of the Largest in the U.S.

February 19, 2013
Xero Flor America (XFA) announced the selection of the Xero Flor Green Roof System for the 292,000-square-foot green roof being installed on the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City. The green roof will be the second largest on a building in the United States when completed.


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New San Francisco 49ers Stadium to Use Solar to Achieve LEED, Net Zero

February 18, 2013
NRG will help the new Santa Clara Stadium become the first professional football stadium to open with Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification and the first professional sports venue to achieve net zero energy performance in California during 49ers home games.


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Feb. 12, 2013: USGBC Releases 2012 List of Top 10 States for LEED

February 12, 2013
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has released its annual list of the top 10 states for new Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certifications in 2012. The per-capita list is based on 2010 U.S. Census data and includes commercial and institutional buildings certified under LEED.


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Consultant Offers Top 10 Green Building Trends for 2013

January 21, 2013
Leading green building and sustainability consultant Jerry Yudelson has released his annual list of “Top 10 Megatrends” for the green building industry. Yudelson said, “It looks like a good year ahead for the green building industry.”


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Project Files: HTS Texas LEEDs the Way

January 21, 2013
For Skanska Commercial Development, the objective was to install green HVAC equipment to help the firm achieve Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum rating.


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Dec. 28, 2012: Four Sterling University Housing Communities Receive LEED for Homes Gold Certification

December 28, 2012
Sterling University Housing, the student housing affiliate of The Dinerstein Companies, has been awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) for Homes Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for four of its student housing communities.


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Guest Blog: Dec. 17, 2012

December 17, 2012
Here is a condensed version of a guest blog that appeared on The NEWS website. To read it in its entirety, go to the bit.ly link that appears at the end.


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June 11, 2012: LEED 2012 Ballot Delayed Until June 2013, Fifth Public Comment Period to be Held

June 11, 2012
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced that it is delaying the ballot on Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) 2012 until June 1, 2013. Because of the date change, the new version of LEED will be known as LEED v4. USGBC will also have a fifth public comment period on the new version.


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