LEED http://wfpl.org en Grant to Pursue LEED Status for NuLu Could Set Stage for Future Sustainability http://wfpl.org/post/grant-pursue-leed-status-nulu-could-set-stage-future-sustainability <p>Louisville’s Downtown Development Corporation <a href="http://www.wfpl.org/post/louisville-wins-grant-pursue-leed-certification-nulu?nopop=1" target="_blank">has won a grant </a>to pursue LEED designation for the city’s East Market—or NuLu—neighborhood.</p><p>LEED stands for “Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design,” and the certification is usually given to buildings that incorporate various energy efficient and sustainable features. But there’s also a LEED neighborhood designation, and now the DDC has &nbsp;&nbsp;$25,000 to pursue it.</p> Mon, 22 Oct 2012 13:00:00 +0000 Erica Peterson 2061 at http://wfpl.org Grant to Pursue LEED Status for NuLu Could Set Stage for Future Sustainability Louisville Wins Grant to Pursue LEED Certification for NuLu http://wfpl.org/post/louisville-wins-grant-pursue-leed-certification-nulu <p><a href="http://www.downtowndevelopmentcorp.org" target="_blank">Louisville’s Downtown Development Corporation</a> has been awarded a grant to pursue formal LEED designation for the city’s East Market—or NuLu—neighborhood.</p><p>LEED stands for “Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design,” and the certification is usually given to buildings that incorporate various energy efficient and sustainable features. But there’s also a LEED neighborhood designation, and now the LDDC has been awarded $25,000 to pursue that certification.</p><p></p> Tue, 16 Oct 2012 21:34:32 +0000 Erica Peterson 2043 at http://wfpl.org Louisville Wins Grant to Pursue LEED Certification for NuLu