Green buildings have a lot to live up to. They aim to decrease energy, water and material usage, as well as reduce negative impacts on people and the environment.
To provide a comparison and benchmark for green building performance, the U.S. Green Building Council unveiled its Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification in 1998. LEED v4 launched in late 2013, and is the most current version of LEED. The certification applies to all building types, from office buildings and hotels to warehouses and data centers.
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