15 Aug '11, 7pm

Demand Response and LEED: How Does It Work?: What do demand response and carpeting have in common? They’ll b...

Demand Response and LEED: How Does It Work?: What do demand response and carpeting have in common? They’ll b...

What do demand response and carpeting have in common? They’ll both score you LEED credits, if you pick the right flavor. Demand response recently joined the likes of low-flow faucets, bike racks, recycled carpeting and daylight harvesting as an item that can earn LEED credits under the U.S. Green Building Council rating scheme. It’s currently a work in progress, with the second version of the pilot credit released earlier this summer. “In a nutshell, the credit is available,” said Brendan Owens, vice president of LEED Technical Development at USGBC. Although the early iteration is available for use by existing buildings, there will be changes, perhaps many, by the time demand response is available as a base credit starting in 2012. In its current state, the trend has already shifted to reward higher levels of engagement by offering more credits for companies that offer up ...

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