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Leed Changes Presentation 10 15 09


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Just a quick synopsis of the LEED 2009 changes I presented at the Sustainable Event for NEWH on 10-15-09

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Leed Changes Presentation 10 15 09

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  2. 2. Why is Sustainability Important???<br /><br />AIR<br />WATER<br />GROUND<br />A bucket of water drawn from a contaminated ground source.  India. <br />DDT Agrotoxin barrels. Russia. <br />Corporate Air Pollution, USA<br />RESOURCES<br />SPECIES<br />An ecological disaster - phosphate pollution in Kpeme, Togo<br />WASTE<br />CLIMATE<br />320 million trees estimated lost after Katrina<br />Waste in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. <br />Don’t forget the EXXON Valdez<br />Climate Change <br />
  3. 3. How Do Buildings Effect Sustainability???<br /><br />
  4. 4. What Can Green Buildings Really Do???<br /><br />
  5. 5. What are the new Changes all about???<br /><br />Topics:<br />LEED credentialing programs which affects practicing and potential candidates LEED AP Status <br />LEED certification Changes which effects buildings<br />LEED Online<br />LEED Accredited Professional (AP):<br />The Green Associate designation (tier 1)<br />The LEED AP+ (tier 2)<br /> Building Design and Construction (BD+C)<br /> LEED for Operations and Maintenance (O+M)<br />LEED for Homes (Homes)<br />Interior Design and Construction (ID+C)<br /> LEED for Neighborhood Developments (ND)<br />As an elite recognition, a LEED Fellow (tier 3)<br />
  6. 6. Educational Opportunities<br /><br />
  7. 7. What are the new Changes all about???<br /><br />The three major changes to the LEED program:<br />Standardization: credits and prerequisites are consistent across all LEED 2009 rating systems. <br />Revised credit weightings: LEED now awards more points for strategies that have a greater positive impacts on energy efficiency and CO2 reductions and the point scale is now 100 points versus 69 in v 2.2.<br />Regional Priority: 6 LEED Credits are Prioritized based on a project’s Zip Code. The project will be awarded up to four extra points (only one point per credit) based on these priorities.<br />Upgrading the functionality of LEED Online<br />LEED Online is the primary resource for managing the LEED documentation process<br />
  8. 8. What are the new Changes all about???<br /><br />Current LEED Certified Projects in Orlando, FL<br />Comparatively there are currently 77 LEED Certified Projects in Seattle, WA <br />
  9. 9. What are the new Changes all about???<br /><br />Current LEED Certified Hotel Projects in the World<br />