LEED Consultants can help older buildings pursue LEED-EBOM

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OLDER BUILDINGS SHOULD PURSUE LEED-EBOM, A LEED CONSULTANT CAN HELP It might seem counter-intuitive, but the older the building, the more beneficial LEED for Existing Buildings: Operations and Maintenance (EBOM) strategies can be.  This can particularity be the case for institutional, office, and commercial buildings more than 30 years old.  Greening these buildings can produce..

LEED Management for General Contractors – Top 5 Tips

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The following are our Top 5 Tips for LEED management for general contractors. The LEED management of the General Contractor plays a vital role in the ultimate success of a LEED certified project and a great deal of responsibility lies with the General Contractor to implement and document LEED credit requirements. Thus, it is imperative that..

USGBC CO Northern Branch sponsoring Green Drinks 6/26

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Join us June 26th from 6pm to 8pm at RB+B Architects located at 315 E Mountain Ave for food, drinks and music while you learn about the activities of the local branch of USGBC CO, a volunteer fueled organization promoting sustainable planning, design, construction and operation of the built environment. Bring your business card and..

LEED EBOM Plans and Reports: In Our Experience

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Your LEED Existing Building Operations and Maintenance (LEED EBOM) kick off meeting is over, what now?  In our experience, the very next task your team should focus on is the gathering of plans and reports related to the operation of building and grounds. Two main tasks of the LEED EBOM program are to tidy up..