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The Push to LEED: The Demand to Become Green at Airports

In recent decades, the push to improve green technology has led to the creation of new alternative energies like solar power and wind turbines. This push for green technologies has also pushed airports to achieve a new type of rating as they build or evolve their current structures. The sought-out certification known as the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) is a U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) award that is given to structures both public and private that prove…

The Push to LEED: The Demand to Become Green at…

In recent decades, the push to improve green technology has led to the creation of new alternative energies like solar power and wind turbines. This push for green technologies has also pushed airports to achieve a new type of rating as they build or evolve their current structures. The sought-out…