Christin Kappel

Simply Sustainable LLC.

LEED AP Homes, Green Rater,

NGBS Verifier

765.412.2099

ckappel@simplysustainable-llc.com

Definition of Sustainable Development

Sustainable development is development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.

“Be the change you wish to see in the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi

Links to programs:

 

LEED for Homes

http://www.usgbc.org/cert-guide/homes

 

National Green Building Standard

http://www.nahb.org/page.aspx/generic/sectionID=2502

 

Energy Star for Homes

https://www.energystar.gov/index.cfm?c=new_homes.hm_index

 

Enterprise Green Communities

http://www.enterprisecommunity.com/solutions-and-innovation/enterprise-green-communities