While a new law does not ban the green building rating system, the Palmetto State pushes back on LEED’s material disclosure credits.
Using a per-capita analysis of LEED buildings per state, USGBC releases a top 10 list for 2013.
An office tower designed by Gensler and developed by Skanska USA is one of the world's first to earn Platinum pre-certification under the new rating system.
The cost premiums associated with LEED certification depend on a project’s size and when sustainable design principles are incorporated, according to a new report from Perkins+Will.
More than four years after its predecessor, and one year later than originally planned, LEED v4 will be launched at Greenbuild 2013. Was the wait worth it?
After months of study, the GSA recommends the federal government continue to use LEED, but also recommends using Green Globes as well.
The first projects to obtain LEED certification in any of the 112 countries where the program currently is not in use will have their certification fees waived.
Two editors take an eight-week journey down the path to LEED accreditation.
USGBC had a good reason to ring in 2014: Just before the new year, President Barack Obama lifted the Department of Defense's ban on spending for LEED Gold and Platinum certifications.
In the last several months, the world has welcomed several LEED certified projects representing firsts for the program. Here’s a closer look at five of the most recent.
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