Weekly LEED roundup – 4/3/09
The State of Tennessee now has a LEED for Existing Buildings (LEED-EB) certified building – the Caterpillar Financial Center in Nashville. Not only is this the state’s first LEED-EB certified building, it is also the first Caterpillar building to receive this certification. The building earned Gold certification.
Alabama also has a state-first LEED certification, the Lakeshore Foundation Housing Facility in Homewood, Alabama. The building becomes the first renovated project in Alabama to earn LEED certification.
The Philippines joins the prestigious list of countries that are home to a LEED certified building. The Texas Instruments facility in Baguio City recently achieved LEED Silver certification.
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