By taking action to create and operate a greener facility, Monona Terrace earned LEED-EB certification at the silver level in 2007.

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)

The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System is a voluntary, consensus-based national rating system for developing high-performance, sustainable buildings. LEED addresses all building types and emphasizes state-of-the-art strategies in five areas:

  • Sustainable site development
  • Water savings
  • Energy efficiency
  • Materials and resources selection
  • Indoor environmental quality

Different versions of the rating system are available for specific project types:

  • New construction
  • Existing buildings
  • Commercial interiors
  • Core and shell
  • Homes
  • Neighborhood development
  • Schools
  • Retail

LEED-certified facilities

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MGE can help

MGE's certified professional staff can help you learn more about LEED certification or green building techniques. MGE:

  • Understands LEED standards.
  • Can help plan or update your facility design.
  • Can recommend energy-efficient building techniques and equipment that will help meet LEED requirements. 

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