Gallery: USGBC Milestone: Over 20,000 US Homes Are Now LEED Certified


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The US Green Building Council (USGBC) has announced that over 20,000 homes across the country have earned certification through the USGBC’s LEED for Homes program. Like the LEED certification program for government and business buildings, LEED for Homes is a national voluntary certification system that provides guidance and verification for homes that are designed and built to be energy- and resource-efficient and healthy for occupants.

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