CABA Information Series

IS-2009-149: Green Building Impact and Market Report 2009

This article from Greener World Media surveys the growth of LEED buildings in 2009.  Although the number of building starts did not grow significantly, the square footage of LEED development expanded about 40%.  The reasons why are explored.  Water shortages are expected to deter new building construction, rather than energy shortages.  Details about the benefits of LEED buildings are presented.

























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