LEED: From Predicted to Measured Performance

August 1, 2014
The answer to the question ‘How is my building performing with respect to LEED criteria?’ is Dynamic.
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USGBC Professional Exams Evolving with Launch of LEED v4

August 1, 2014
Now with new exam information and study options.
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First LEED-Certified Building in Moscow

July 14, 2014
Achieving first-of-its-kind certification for Mebe One Khimki Plaza meant navigating and blending local and LEED requirements.
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Green Badger LEED App Releases Desktop Web Application

July 10, 2014
The mobile app moves to a cross platform cloud-based version.
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Turning Gold into Platinum

July 7, 2014
Monitoring and maintaining a building’s water and energy performance not only helps it to keep a LEED-EBOM rating, but also goes a long way toward a better recertification.
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‘What If?’ Toward a More Equitable World

July 1, 2014
Those in green building have traditionally focused on economic and environmental aspects of building. Lately, however, they have begun to focus on the social aspect of building as well.
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Burning questions Berning answers

Revisiting Ban LEED

June 27, 2014
Are the people trying to stop sustainable progress going to write a eulogy for green or see it rise from the ashes of their efforts instead? It’s up to you.
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Pioneering a Platinum Interior

June 13, 2014
Achieving LEED-CI certification has many benefits for HKS’ Dallas headquarters, but as a pilot project for v4, the road to fulfilling the goal had some bumps.
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Wood and LEED v4

A primer on forest product EPD development and how certified wood and recycled content fares in LEED v4.
June 6, 2014
With LEED v4, designers, contractors, building owners and building product manufacturers alike have begun journeying along new learning curves associated with this ambitious and rigorous rating system.
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Excellence in Design Winner 2014

Excellence in Design Awards Commercial Winner: Commitment to Excellence

June 1, 2014
While building its new headquarters, TD Ameritrade finds the road to excellence is paved with Platinum.
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