Illinois in LEED Top 10 list for 4th consecutive year
Illinois earned third place in USGBC & LEED annual Top 10 list.
The results are in! All of the states that make up USGBC’s LEED Top 10 list have done an extraordinary job promoting LEED and making sustainable solutions a priority. View the list »
Illinois certified 151 projects representing 36,188,485 square feet of real estate, or 2.82 square feet per resident, in 2016.
“Illinois remains a green building leader year in and year out thanks to the passionate and committed network of sustainability professionals here,” said Brian Imus, executive director, USGBC – Illinois Chapter. “Building on this success and expertise, our network is already gearing up for more in the years to come. That means implementing green buildings and carbon drawdown strategies that will strengthen the health and livability of every neighborhood in Illinois.”
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