LEEDing the Way

Miller, Brad
September 2009
Water Efficiency;Sep/Oct2009, Vol. 4 Issue 6, p37
The article discusses the role water efficiency has in Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification for building projects. Global climate change has resulted to hardly sustainable potable water supplies, further stressing the need to locate, secure, and maintain clean and abundant water supply for infrastructure. A way to preserve sustainable potable water supply is to build structures whose water savings performance can be certified using a point-based rating system like LEED.


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