LEED

Nov
12

How LEED v4 Differs from Previous LEED Versions

The U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED rating system has become the hallmark of whether or not a building has followed proper protocol for reducing its environmental impact. Truly, it’s a recipe for success for builders who want the most functional and transparent process when bringing their green building projects to life. With a lifespan of […]

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Mar
23

EPD! EPD! Demystify it!

Environmentally responsible, sustainably sourced, and built to last. Green building emphasizes resource efficiency throughout a building’s life cycle: from day one of the planning stage to demolition day. The green building concept, which preceded LEED, presents a realistic view of global resource limitation. It lays the groundwork for a healthy approach to urban planning by […]

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Jan
25

LEEDing the Way

If you’re at all in tune with the industry of architecture and building design, chances are good that you’ve probably noticed a significant upsurge in news about the critically acclaimed international standard for design, construction and operation of high-performance structures. However, you have probably associated this concept with a more commonly used term – LEED […]

By Stephane Forget | Green Building Architecture . LEED
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Jan
15

3 New Online courses

We just publish a 3 new Online Courses offering 1 CEU each”Shining Light on EPD’s”, “Daylighting & Energy”,  and “Quartersawn Hardwood in Sustainable Design”.  The course on EPD also offer LEED SPECIFIC BD+C, ID+C and GA credits.  Look at our Online Course section.

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