2017 | An Annual review
20 LEED Certified Buildings in 2017
In 2017, The Green Engineer provided sustainable design consulting on 20 different buildings that achieved LEED Certification in the US.
2017 | LEED in Massachusetts
15 LEED certified projects in MA
The Green Engineer provided sustainable design consulting services on 15 of the buildings that achieved LEED certification in the Bay State in 2017.
2017 | B Corporation
1 of 180 firms named Best for the Environment in 2017
The Green Engineer scored 44 in the Environment category of the B Corp Impact Assessment for 2017.
Just one notch below Patagonia
2017 | LEED by rating
1 Platinum, 13 Gold, 6 Silver LEED Projects in 2017
A total of 2,844,748 SF of LEED certified construction in 2017.
2017 | LEED energy use savings
170,776 MMBTU/yr saved
That's enough to power 2,500 homes
The combined total energy savings from the 20 LEED Certified projects in 2017. Average Energy Use Savings: 33%
2017| LEED WATER USE SAVINGS
17,437,000 gallons/year saved
The combined total water use savings from our 20 LEED Certified Projects in 2017. Average Water Use Reduction: 37%
That's 2.5 times the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool
Or the size of the Epcot Center.
2017 | LEED Recycling Rate
38,659 tons of waste diverted
87% recyling rate average
From our 20 LEED Certified projects in 2017.
That's like 4/5ths of the Titanic
2017 | leed Carbon emissions avoided
6400 metric tons of carbon dioxide avoided
4,484 metric tons from electricity savings, and 1,921 metric tons from natural gas savings in the 20 LEED certified projects in 2017.
That's the emissions from 1370 cars driven for a year.
2017 | LEED Cost Savings
$1,712,441 in cost savings/year.
The combined total cost savings from our 20 LEED Certified projects in 2017. Average Energy Cost Savings: 33%
2017 | utility incentives energy Modeling savings
$755,910 in utility incentives
The combined total utility incentives (regardless of utility) for the projects the firm completed utility incentives modeling for in 2017.
Total Predicted Annual kwh Savings: 1,945,384
Total Predicted Annual Therm Savings: 154,709
2017 | Charitable Giving
We sponsored 24 different nonprofits in 2017
And will continue to do so in 2018.
Farewell 2017. Hello 2018!