UCF is LEED Certified

Posted by UCF Staff on Tuesday, February 17, 2009 - 1 Comment

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leed_buildingsLEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, a rating system created by the U.S. Green Building Council to create standards for environmental efforts and to help organizations meet those standards. UCF has been working to adhere to LEED standards.

The UCF College of Medicine will be the only LEED Silver medical school in the state. For more information on LEEDS at www.usgbc.org, or visit UCF’s Sustainability Alliance Web page at sustainabilityalliance.ucf.edu.

Here are five of the ten UCF buildings seeking LEED certification:

1. Physical Science
2. Student Union
3. Recreation and Wellness Center
4. College of Medicine
5. Burnett School of Biomedical Science

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Lesley LEED AP
Aug 25, 2009 10:50

Congratulations on the College of Medicine receiving LEED Silver! Are the other five campus buildings mentioned also hoping to achieve LEED Silver, or are they aimed toward different levels of certification?

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