LEED Credentials: 6 Reasons to Become a LEED Accredited Professional

1. It is the most popular green building credential in the U.S. From my research, I believe that LEED is the most popular green building credential in the U.S. and globally. According to USGBC’s data, as of June 1, the total number of LEED credentials held is 187,428. This number includes LEED APs without specialty. Compared with about 210 Green Globes professionals, …

Maintaining High Performance Control Systems

Maintaining High Performance Control Systems By: Jim Sinopoli, PE, RCDD, LEED AP “Another flaw in the human character is that everybody wants to build and nobody wants to do Maintenance.” Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. We rely on control systems to monitor and manage our building systems. For the most part it’s been assumed that once the control system is installed and configured it …