Achieving LEED Energy Optimization Points: From Design to Funding

Green CE, Inc., is an online resource for design professionals who want to learn about green building, sustainability, conservation, and how to create a healthy environment.

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Green CE
LEED Certification
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Premium Course Details
AIA Course number: GEV00C
USGBC Course ID: 90005212
Credits: 1 AIA/CES LU Hour
1 GBCI CE Hour for LEED Professionals
1 LEED Specific BD+C GBCI CE Hour for LEED Professionals

Energy is one of the biggest impact areas of buildings. Yet many teams struggle to achieve energy savings in their projects due to confusion over costs and strategies that can achieve energy savings cost effectively. This course will cover 7 Ways to Optimize Energy Design – without breaking the bank. From integrated design to incentives, discover how to achieve higher performance on your next project.

Learning Objectives:
1. Evaluate energy in the context of building environmental impacts and LEED point distribution
2. Describe the economic potential of energy efficiency
3. Use design methods to achieve more LEED points under EA credit 1
4. Leverage LEED EA credit 1 to facilitate other credit achievement