There are several green certification programs available depending on your project objectives. LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is a national certification program that encompasses many different project types including LEED for Homes, LEED Neighborhood Development, LEED for Schools, and LEED for Retail. For more information please contact Kelly.Hill@dnr.ga.gov or visit www.usgbc.org/LEED.
EarthCraft is a green building program sponsored by the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association and Southface Energy Institute. This program serves as a blueprint for energy- and resource -efficient homes. EarthCraft is also developing certification programs for light commercial and neighborhoods. For more information please visit www.earthcrafthouse.com