|Single Building Emissions|
Leonardo Academy offers specialized emissions services for single buildings through its Cleaner and Greener® Program, including helping buildings pursuing LEED-EB certification to earn a credit and helping any building to achieve Cleaner and Greener® Single Building Certification.
Reporting-level participation in the Cleaner and Greener® Program involves using our calculation workbook to determine your building’s annual emissions and emission reductions, and then reporting this information to Leonardo Academy. For LEED-EB participants, this level of participation satisfies the requirements of the Energy and Atmosphere Emissions Reduction Reporting credit (credit 5.4 under v2.0, credit 6 under O&M). Specifically, reporting-level participation entails:
Certification-level participation involves taking the additional steps of providing energy use documentation and procuring offsets to achieve net zero building emissions. It entails:
Buildings that attain certification can proudly communicate their environmental achievements with a plaque to display in the building as well as by using the Cleaner and Greener® seal in marketing and other materials. Both reporting-level and certification-level participants are recognized on the Cleaner and Greener® website.