Developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System™ is a nationally recognized benchmark for the design, construction and operation of high-performance green buildings. LEED® projects span commercial, residential and community scales as well as new construction and existing projects.
Southface can help you achieve certification in the following LEED certification categories:
- Building Design and Construction
- Interior Design and Construction
- Building Operations & Maintenance
- Neighborhood Development
"LEED® certification, which includes a rigorous third-party commissioning process, offers compelling proof to you, your clients, your peers and the public at large that you've achieved your environmental goals and your building is performing as designed."
- NRDC Building Green
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Does a building really have to be built to a premium sustainability standard to use and benefit from performance-boosting strategies? BIT Building, a new program from Southface Institute, has a plan to help everyday buildings of all types and ages, whether commercial buildings, non-profits, schools or religious spaces, dramatically improve their building performance.Read More
We sat down with Laura, Southface employee and LEED Fellow, to learn more about her career in high performance and sustainability.Read More