POSTED: 1:20 pm HST March 16, 2010
UPDATED: 5:07 pm HST March 16, 2010

Hawaii Buildings Receiving LEED Distinction Is On The Rise

HONOLULU -- More and more buildings are going green, meaning they are being built or renovated in ways that make them more energy efficient. That allows them to become certified in Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, or LEED.

Companies like Philip K. White & Associates felt it was important not only to boost building efficiency, but to also obtain official certification that documents and validates the work that has been done.

Green Construction: It's growing

LEED Construction Statistics

Green Building Statistics: Turner Construction’s report states that, “75% of commercial real estate executives – including developers, retail building owners, brokers, architects, engineers and more – say the credit crunch will not discourage them from building green. In fact, 83% said they would be likely to seek LEED® certification for buildings they are planning to build within the next three years.”

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