LEED for New Construction
LEED for New Construction addresses design and constructionactivities for both new buildings and major renovations of existingbuildings. A major renovation involves major HVAC renovation,significant envelope modifications, and major interior rehabilitation.Choose LEED for New Construction for a major renovation of an existingbuilding, involving significant design and construction activities.
LEED for Schools
LEED for Schools recognizes the unique nature of the design andconstruction of K-12 schools. By addressing the uniqueness of schoolspaces and children’s health issues, LEED for Schools provides a unique,comprehensive tool for schools that wish to build green with measurableresults. The rating system addresses issues such as classroomacoustics, daylight and views, mold prevention, and environmental siteassessment.
LEED for Core & Shell
LEED for Core & Shell can be used for projects in which thedeveloper controls the design and construction of the entire core andshell base building, such as mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fireprotection systems, but has no control over the design and constructionof the tenant fit-out. Examples of this type of project can be acommercial office building, medical office building, retail center,warehouse, and lab facility.