LEED® is the acronym of Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design. LEED® Green Building Rating System is the nationally accepted benchmark and an internationally recognized certification system for the design, construction, and operation of high performance green buildings. It measures how well a building or community performs across all the metrics that matter most: energy savings, water efficiency, CO2 emissions reduction, improved indoor environmental quality, and stewardship of resources and sensitivity to their impacts. It is flexibly applicable to virtually all building types.
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Sustainability is the capacity to endure. In human world, it is the potential for long-
Sustainable design may involves Universal Design (e.g. barrier-
In architecture, Universal Design is a way to design and create the environment and system to be aesthetically pleasing and usable for a life-