Gallery: Songdo Convensia is First LEED-Certified Convention Center in ...

 

We first wrote about Korea’s Songdo IBD back in September, and now we’re thrilled to report that the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has just awarded the ambitious eco-city’s convention center a LEED NC 2.2 “Certified” rating, making it the first LEED-certified convention facility in Asia! Called Songdo Convensia and designed by Kohn Pedersen Fox, the beautiful undulating structure walks the green walk as much as it talks the green talk.

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  1. save the black-faced sp... May 3, 2010 at 3:15 am

    Its too bad LEED calls this development which fills tidal flats and wetland ecosystems and destroys foraging area of the endangered Platalea minor “Sustainable.”

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