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LEED Buildings Above Average in Latest Energy Data Release

The data was reported during USGBC’s Greenbuild conference in November 2013 as part of its report LEED in Motion: Impacts and Innovation. Drawing from LEED projects that reported data over the 12-month period between July 2012 and July 2013, the report offers two main data points relative to energy performance:

• On a simple average (not weighted by size), 450 LEED projects showed an average source energy use intensity (EUI) 31% lower than the national median source EUI.

Published December 30, 2013 Permalink