Executive Order 13514

Did you know that the Federal Government is required to make 95% of it's purchases from sustainable products?  Thats what Executive Order 13514 is all about!  Signed into law October 5, 2009, Federal Agencies had to scramble to educate themselves on exactly what "green" really means.  Using the LEED program as a guideline this Executive Order is designed to stimulate growth in energy efficient products while also saving the government millions of dollars per year.  To find out more read the details from whitehouse.gov.


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  2. Hi Allan -- LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design. It is a green building rating system developed by the USGBC (US Green Build Council) You can learn more about it by visiting their website at http://www.usgbc.org/leed


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