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Be the Pioneer in your community, be the first one going Green.

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Building Green

  1. 1. OUR SERVICES G R E H & H Design and Construction has a Certified E Team in Green Building and the experience to N provide the following services: B ● Worldwide Green consultation U ● Worldwide LEED management ● Support on LEED certification I ● Green Design-Build L ● Retrofit applications D ● General contracting I ● Green remodeling N ● Green Decor G ● Support on team educationH & H DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION floridaleedap@gmail.comMaría M. Hernandez, CGC #1515897, LEED AP (954) 394-1949
  2. 2. LEED BY THE EXAMPLE! G R E Be the PIONEERS E in your Community! N B Leave a green footprint for U others to follow. I L D I N GO GREEN G AND SAVEH & H DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION floridaleedap@gmail.comMaría M. Hernandez, CGC #1515897, LEED AP (954) 394-1949
  3. 3. LEED CERTIFICATION G LEED, or Leadership in Energy and R Environmental Design, is an E internationally-recognized green E building certification system. N CERTIFIED Developed by the U.S. Green Building B Council (USGBC) in March 2000, LEED U SILVER provides building owners and operators I with a framework for identifying and L implementing practical and measurable D GOLD green building design, construction, I operations and maintenance solutions N PLATINUM GH & H DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION floridaleedap@gmail.comMaría M. Hernandez, CGC # 1515897, LEED AP
  4. 4. GREEN BENEFITS ● An upfront investment of 2% in green building design, on average, results in life cycle savings of 20% of the G total construction costs – more than R ten times the initial investment. E E ● Increase the property value as much N as 10% higher per square foot than conventional buildings. BSAVINGS AND U ● Operating costs decrease 13.6% for I RETURNS new construction and 8.5% for L existing building projects D I ● Return on investment improves 9.9% N new construction and 19.2% existing G building projectsH & H DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION floridaleedap@gmail.comMaría M. Hernandez, CGC # 1515897, LEED AP
  5. 5. GREEN BENEFITS G ● Reduce waste, conserve natural R resources,improve both air and water E quality, and protect ecosystems and E biodiversity. N ● Sustainable design and technology B enhance a residents overall quality of HEALTH AND life by improving air and water quality U IENVIRONMENT and reducing noise pollution. L D ● EPA studies indicate indoor levels of I pollutants may be up to ten times N higher than outdoor levels GH & H DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION floridaleedap@gmail.comMaría M. Hernandez, CGC # 1515897, LEED AP
  6. 6. GREEN BENEFITS ● Green buildings consume 26% less G energy R E ● Green buildings have 13% lower E maintenance costs N ● Green buildings have 27% higher B occupant satisfaction U GREEN Vs I ● Green buildings have 33% less LCONVENTIONAL greenhouse gas emissions D I N G H & H DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION floridaleedap@gmail.com María M. Hernandez, CGC # 1515897, LEED AP
  7. 7. KEY AREAS TO DEVELOP UNDER LEED STANDARD: consumes 1GPF G R E E Floridscaping N 2- WATER Vs B EFFICIENCY U I L D I HIGH EFFICIENT: N ● consumes NO WATER G ● Low MaintenanceH & H DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION floridaleedap@gmail.comMaría M. Hernandez, CGC # 1515897, LEED AP
  8. 8. KEY AREAS TO DEVELOP UNDER LEED Incandescent Lightning G R E E N ENERGY & Vs BATMOSPHERE U I L D I N LED Lightning: G 50-70% savingH & H DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION floridaleedap@gmail.comMaría M. Hernandez, CGC # 1515897, LEED AP
  9. 9. KEY AREAS TO DEVELOP UNDER LEED Toxics Products G R E E NINDOOR AIR Vs B QUALITY U I IAQ L D LOW OR NOT I CHEMICALS N Green cleaning GH & H DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION floridaleedap@gmail.comMaría M. Hernandez, CGC #1515897, LEED AP (954) 394-1949
  10. 10. BROWARD IS GOING GREEN ! GBroward County to Receive $1.24 Million in Stimulus R EFunding for Climate, Energy and Sustainability Program E NBroward County government learned Monday that it will be the Brecipient of $1.24 million in federal stimulus funding from the state of UFlorida as part of the United States Department of Energy (DOE) - IEnergy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG) Program. LThe national goals of this grant program include reducing fossil fuel Demissions, reducing the total energy use of the applicants, and Iimproving the energy efficiency in buildings and in transportation. N G TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THE GOVERNMENT INCENTIVES ! H & H DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION floridaleedap@gmail.com María M. Hernandez, CGC #1515897, LEED AP (954) 394-1949

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