LEED®, the US originated rating system for sustainable buildings, is requested by more and more building planners in the USA and in Europe and at the Gulf.
Revision of LEED – new schedule
Ballot on LEED 2012 has been postponed for giving more time to all involved stakeholders for trying out and evaluating the significant changes implemented in several credits. For announcement and background see also:
LEED projects will be encouraged to use the changed credits in pilot projects. But existing LEED 2009 rating will be available for LEED certification of sustainable buildings for some years.
New schedule is:
- Oct. 2 – Dec. 10: Fifth Public Comment Period
- Nov. 14 – 16: Greenbuild Conference & Expo
- June 1, 2013: Membership ballot starting
For more details see our special webpage www.eurofins.com/leed-v4.