TREEHUGGER.com: “Green Building in Louisville Really Is Green, Now LEED Platinum”

By Lloyd Alter

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One post on TreeHugger says The Greenest Brick is the One That’s Already in the Wall; another that LEED stands for “Lunatic Environmentalists Enthusiastically Demolishing”. But now we are beginning to see the best of both worlds, with very green renovations and restorations, like the eponymously named Green Building in Louisville, Kentucky; it has just been certified LEED Platinum.

It’s the first LEED Platinum project in Louisville and the first LEED-certified adaptive reuse project in the entire state. But it is also part of a larger context… READ MORE

Author: podnewsandmedia

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