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Rise of the Living Building Challenge

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Rise of the Living Building Challenge

It is the eve of this year’s Greenbuild Expo and one of the hot topics already making waves is the handful of recent projects that have been certified under the Living Building Challenge (LBC). The Living Building Challenge was authored by Toronto-native Jason F. McLennan, CEO of the Cascadia Green Building Council and founder of the Seattle-based International Living Future Institute (ILFI). For those who criticize the LEED rating system for not going far enough with building performance metrics, consider the increased stringency required by the….

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