Our Green Certification Approach

  • USGBC


  • Establish a vision that embraces sustainable principles and an integrated design approach
  • Develop a clear statement of the project's vision, goals, design criteria, and priorities
  • Develop a project budget that covers green building measures
  • Allocate contingencies for additional research and analysis of specific options
  • Seek sponsorship or grant opportunities
  • Seek advice of a design professional with green building experience
  • Select a design and construction team that is committed to the project vision
  • Develop a project schedule that allows for systems testing and commissioning
  • Develop contract plans and specifications to ensure that the building design is at a suitable level of building performance
  • Create effective incentives and oversight