Green Building Standards for New Buildings

Building design, construction, and operation can all contribute to greenhouse gas reduction in our community. By embracing green building principles and practices for new buildings throughout the county, we can make a difference for decades to come and make great strides toward our goal of carbon neutrality by 2050.

On this page you will find information about the benefits of green building and the role it can play in climate action. Please visit often as this page will be updated with new information over time.

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CECAP green building standards for new construction infographic


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