Tag: LEED AP

The LEED AP credential signifies an advanced depth of knowledge in green building practices; it also reflects the ability to specialize in a particular LEED Rating System. The LEED AP exam is divided into two parts. The first part is the LEED Green Associate exam, which demonstrates general knowledge of green building practices.

Permeable Pavers for Erosion Control Projects

Permeable Pavers for Erosion Control Projects

The next RSF installation of permeable pavers, in the summer of 2011, included 1,400 linear feet on the campus road and 3,000 square feet at the plaza. The third RSF installation, during summer 2012, involved 350 linear feet on the campus road and 9,000 square feet on the plaza.

When Are Lighting Retrofits a No-Brainer?

When Are Lighting Retrofits a No-Brainer?

According to the US Energy Information Administration, in 2012, the commercial sector—commercial and institutional buildings and public streets and highways—consumed about 274 billion kWh for lighting. This was about 21% of commercial sector electricity used.

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SWANA Webinar Hosted by The Young Professionals Group

SWANA Webinar Hosted by The Young Professionals Group

Tuesday, January 26, 2016, 1:45 PM (ET) — YP Webinar Series: Networking 101
Ashley Evans, P.E., LEED AP – Project Manager, Arcadis

Ever wonder how to build a better network, how to make contact with someone you’ve never personally met, or simply how to get someone to reply to your email? This

Permeable Pavers for Erosion & Stormwater Control Projects

Permeable Pavers for Erosion & Stormwater Control Projects

Energy consumption and the wise use of water and other natural resources is taken seriously at the US Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) in Golden, CO. Of the seven LEED-certified buildings at NREL, six qualified for the LEED Platinum rating.

Each building on the NREL campus was designed

Paving Stormwater Away

Paving Stormwater Away

One way to grow any type of business is to offer another service. One way for erosion control specialists to find additional services to offer is to look at the work of civil engineers, landscape architects, and other specialists who manage stormwater.

Stormwater runoff causes, or at least accelerates, erosion. Stopping

Water Auditing Master Series

Water Auditing Master Series

Learn the ins-and-outs of water auditing! Join 2010’s Speaker of the Year, Troy Aichele, LEED AP (O+M) of Aichele and Associates LLC for the Water Auditing Master Series, a 3-part webinar/webcast series focusing on getting you up-to-speed on the key attributes, uses, and opportunities in water auditing, as demonstrating step-by-step

Perspectives on Lighting Retrofits

Perspectives on Lighting Retrofits

Given that a significant portion of energy consumption is in lighting, replacing inefficient lighting offers a good opportunity to save on energy and maintenance, points out Jeff Spencer, director of product management and market development for Juno Lighting.

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