The USGBC has released the top 10 rankings for states that are setting the pace for LEED certifications.  The data is derived from green building projects that were certified through 2013.

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About the U.S. Green Building Council

Green Halo - United States Green Building Council (USGBC) LEED Certification

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) is committed to a prosperous and sustainable future through cost-efficient and energy-saving green buildings. USGBC works toward its mission of market transformation through its LEED green building program, robust educational offerings, a nationwide network of chapters and affiliates, the annual Greenbuild International Conference & Expo, the Center for Green
Schools and advocacy in support of public policy that encourages and enables green buildings and communities. For more information, visit usgbc.org.

About LEED

The U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED green building certification system is the foremost program for the design, construction, maintenance and operations of green buildings. Every day, more than 1.5 million square feet of space is certified using LEED. More than 57,000 commercial and institutional projects are currently participating in LEED, comprising 10.5 billion square feet of construction space in 147 countries and territories. In addition, more than 50,000 residential units have been certified under the LEED for Homes rating system. Learn more at usgbc.org/LEED.

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