"In the 21st century, I think the heroes will be the people who will improve the quality of life, fight poverty and introduce more sustainability."
According to the U.S. Green Building Council, in the United States buildings account for:
65% of electricity consumption,
36% of energy use,
30% of greenhouse gas emissions,
30% of raw materials use,
30% of waste output and
12% of potable water consumption.
Wondering how to become a certified LEED Green Associate or LEED AP?
Take a look at the following presentation that was offered to the Stark State College community on October 27th, 2010.