Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design
LEED is an acronym which stands for "Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design." It is effectively a metric system which is used to determine how energy efficient a structure is.While many other types of certifications are binary, LEED operates off of a tiered point system. Depending on the level of efficiency the building demonstrates there are multiple levels of certification which can be earned. These rankings are as follows for a LEED Certified Building.
Indoor Environment Quality