LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is the most widely used green building rating system in the world. Available for virtually all building, community and home project types, LEED provides a framework to create healthy, highly efficient and cost-saving green buildings. LEED certification is a globally recognized symbol of sustainability achievement.
LEED and Green Housing products
LEED is green building
Square feet is LEED certified every day with more than 94,000 projects using LEED.
LEED works for all building types anywhere. LEED is in over 165 countries and territories.
LEED buildings save energy, water, resources, generate less waste and support human health.
LEED buildings attract tenants, cost less to operate and boost employee productivity and retention.
Focuses on materials to get a better understanding of what's in them and the effect those components have on human health and the environment. Uses a stronger, performance-based approach to indoor environmental quality for better occupant comfort.
LEED works for all buildings anywhere, regardless of where they are in their life cycle. From hospitals to data centers, from historical buildings to those still in the design phase, there’s a LEED for every type of building project.