Essentials of L.E.E.D Home Building

L.E.E.D.
Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design

Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) is an internationally recognized green building certification system, providing third-party verification that a building or community was designed and built using strategies intended to improve performance in metrics such as energy savings, water efficiency, CO2 emissions reduction, improved indoor environmental quality, and stewardship of resources and sensitivity to their impacts.

Developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), LEED is intended to provide building owners and operators a concise framework for identifying and implementing practical and measurable green building design, construction, operations and maintenance solutions.

Since its inception in 1998, the U.S. Green Building council has grown to encompass more than 14,000 projects in the United States and 30 countries.

THE GOOD HOME: WAILUKU, MAUI

LINK TO ARTICLE ABOUT THE GOOD HOME

5 Main Categories for LEED rating

1. Sustainable Sites
2. Water Efficiency
3. Energy and Atmosphere
4. Material Resources
5. Indoor Environmental Quality

LINK TO US GREEN BUILDING COUNCIL WEB PAGE

Call Certified EcoBroker, Realtor (S) MEGHAN CLAIR
for a FREE Eco-Consultation of your home!


Meghan Clair
Realtor (S), EcoBroker
MauiGreenRealtor@Gmail.com
(808) 874-8668 Office Phone
Coldwell Banker Island Properties

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