Nominate your project for the LEED Homes Awards

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Did you work on a truly exemplary green home in 2016? Are you a developer or homebuilder who has gone above and beyond with LEED? If so, we want to turn the spotlight …

View our webinars on prevention through design

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USGBC offers a resource for LEED project teams on prevention through design: a set of two webinars available on Education @USGBC.
The concept of “prevention through de…

LEED Link: What is LEED for Cities?

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Beyond being a game-changing green building rating system, LEED is now also a way to certify whole cities and communities. Make your city an environmentally friendly p…

LEED Link: Volume certification

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LEED volume certification  was created in 2011 to streamline the certification process for organizations looking to apply LEED across a portfolio of multiple proj…

Synergies between LEED Homes and CALGreen

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The California Green Building Standards Code (CALGreen) is the nation’s first statewide mandatory green building code, covering nearly all residential and nonres…

LEED Link: Top 10 States and Countries of 2016

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Every year, USGBC does a rundown of the top 10 countries (besides the United States) and the top 10 U.S. states leading the way in LEED-certified buildings. It’s our w…

LEED Link: The LEED project directory

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Did you know that over 100,000 LEED-certified projects are searchable in our project directory on usgbc.org? Sortable by rating system and keyword, the directory showc…