LaBella's rehabilitation of SUNY Brockport's Lathrop and Neff halls has received LEED Silver certification! The LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) rating system, developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), is the foremost program for buildings, homes and communities that are designed, constructed, maintained and operated for improved environmental and human health performance.
The Lathrop/Neff project achieved LEED certification for implementing practical and measurable strategies and solutions aimed at achieving high performance in: sustainable site development, water savings, energy efficiency, materials selection and indoor environmental quality. Read more about how we rehabilitated 1950's era buildings to today's sustainability benchmarks by checking out our Sustainability Case Study here.
“SUNY Brockport's LEED certification demonstrates tremendous green building leadership,” said Mahesh Ramanujam, president and CEO, USGBC. “LEED was created to make the world a better place and revolutionize the built environment by providing everyone with a healthy, green and high performing buildings. The Lathrop & Neff project serves as a prime example of how the work of innovative building projects can use local solutions to make a global impact on the environment.”
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