Comparing and Contrasting Residential Green-Building Certifications

November/December 2015
This online-only article is a supplement to the November/December 2015 print edition of Home Energy Magazine.
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September 28, 2015
In residential construction—much more than in commercial construction—there are a surprising number of green building rating systems. These systems have different criteria to rate green buildings. This leaves homebuyers, builders, and the general market confused as to which rating system to use.

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