High-performance green building

High-performance green building

Buildings that include design features that conserve water and energy; use space, materials, and resources efficiently; minimize construction waste; and create healthy indoor environments.
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Monthly rents for the LEED-certifiable apartments, which must meet minimum standards for the design, construction and operation of a high-performance green building, will range from approximately $640 to $770, depending on the size of the unit.
High-Performance Green Building Partnership Consortia (no acronym
By March 19, 2008, the new director must formally recognize groups that qualify as a high-performance green building partnership consortium.
GSA invested $139 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds to develop an efficient high-performance green building, which created jobs and opportunities for businesses.
Green Building Council for anticipated LEED Silver Certification, the benchmark for high-performance green building, which encompasses energy efficiency, sustainable building materials, water conservation and indoor environmental air quality.
Focusing on the economic and environmental impact of high-performance green building design and standards, the committee will make recommendations and consult with the Office of Federal High-Performance Green Buildings and review existing research and plan additional research to evaluate:
The project is part of a bold plan to create a "Platinum Corridor" of commercial and retail space in University City that meets the highest standards for high-performance green buildings.
1-2014, Standard for the Design of High-Performance Green Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings, addresses site sustainability; water-use efficiency; energy efficiency; indoor environmental quality; and, the building's impact on the atmosphere, materials and resources.
Rung took the reins of GSA s government wide policy operations in August 2013, overseeing efforts at transparency, public access to information, acquisition policy, strategic sourcing, asset and transportation management, high-performance green buildings and information sharing.
Green Building Council (USGBC) LEED has revolutionized the marketplace since 1998 as the world's premier benchmark for the design, construction and operation of high-performance green buildings.
They address energy auditing, economic analysis, types of power generation, electric and gas utility rates for commercial and industrial consumers, standards and legislation, sustainability and high-performance green buildings, and the range of relevant technologies, equipment, and systems.
LEED is the nation's preeminent program for the design, construction and operation of high-performance green buildings.

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