LEED Certification Consulting
If your organization is seeking Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification for new construction or an existing building, the Institute for Environmental Assessment, Inc. (IEA) can help you achieve your goals. Our LEED accredited professionals (AP) are highly knowledgeable about the point system used to achieve LEED certification. They can guide you through the process.
Owners of green buildings – whether new or renovated – realize long-term cost savings. In addition, LEED certified structures provide the larger community with positive examples of environmental stewardship. For more information about working with a LEED AP, contact IEA toll–free at 800.233.9513. We are environmental consultants based in the upper Midwest, providing services throughout the United States. Our clients include school districts, government agencies, commercial building owners and hospitals.
What is the LEED standard?
The LEED standard is developed and administered by the US Green Building Council (USGBC). The standard awards points for building projects in six areas:
- Sustainability of the site
- Water use efficiency
- Energy and atmosphere efficiency
- Materials and resources
- Indoor environmental quality
- Innovation in design
How we help with LEED certification
The LEED AP consultants at IEA are ready to facilitate the process of acquiring certification for your building project. Our services include the following:
- Project administration for new construction and renovations
- Project documentation
- Design consulting
- Auditing, modeling and analysis
- Education and public presentations
IEA consultants can also assist with assessing building function and design in light of national standards, such as LEED. These services can include:
- Developing a green building management plan
- Assessing current building practices in light of LEED
- Management of sustainable projects
Contact IEA toll–free at 800.233.9513 to discuss your building project with our Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design AP consultants. From offices in Minnesota, we serve the upper Midwest and beyond.