Guide to LEED 2009 Estimating and Preconstruction Strategies
First book to present the techniques for estimating the actual costs, in time and money, for building green. There is a wide belief in the AEC industry that building green costs more and will take longer than conventional construction.
CHAPTER 1 Establishing Parameters.
CHAPTER 2 The LEED Rating System.
CHAPTER 3 Before You Start.
CHAPTER 4 LEED Process.
CHAPTER 5 Clarify Your Services.
PART II LEED 2009 and the Contractor.
CHAPTER 6 Sustainable Sites.
CHAPTER 7 Water Efficiency.
CHAPTER 8 Energy and Atmosphere.
CHAPTER 9 Materials and Resources.
CHAPTER 10 Indoor Environmental Quality.
CHAPTER 11 Innovation in Design.
PART III Case Studies.
CHAPTER 13 Case Studies.