LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is the most widely used green building rating system in the world. Available for virtually all building, community and home project types, LEED provides a framework to create healthy, highly efficient and cost-saving green buildings. LEED certification is a globally recognized symbol of sustainability achievement.
Focuses on materials to get a better understanding of what's in them and the effect those components have on human health and the environment
Uses a stronger, performance-based approach to indoor environmental quality for better occupant comfort
Brings the benefits of smart grid thinking to the forefront with a credit that rewards projects for participating in demand response programs
Provides a clearer picture of water efficiency by evaluating total building water use