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Fomenting the Necessary Revolution: LEED-ing the Green Building Revolution!

Sara Schley, Sustainability, green building, Joe Laur, LEED, Peter Senge
Posted by: admin on Sunday, July 6, 2014 Comments (0)

 When asked why he robbed banks, the infamous Willie Sutton replied:”Because that’s where the money is”.  In terms of energy use and savings, most of the money is in our buildings- offices, malls, factories, apartment complexes, schools and homes. Our “built” environment. Heating, cooling and lighting our buildings create twice as many greenhouse gas emissions as our cars. But with so many buildings built by so many contractors, how could you get a movement started to build “greener” more energy saving buildings?