When the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) recently rolled out version 3
of the Leadership and Environmental Design (LEED) green building rating system
in July of 2009, the question of whether a building's LEED certification could
be taken away or the building decertified...
Last year several individuals, including a green building consultant, an architect, and an engineer, sued the U.S. Green Building Council
(USGBC) in federal court in New York, alleging that the organization
made false or misleading statements in connection with its Leadership in Energy and Environmental...