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183,363,548 sustainable square feet

The area of Washington-Arlington-Alexandria (DC-VA-MD-WV) gets the title of LEED Capital of the U.S., for both residential and commercial construction. The metro area holds 183,363,548 residential and 310,943,355 commercial sustainable square feet.


LEED®—an acronym for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design™—is a registered trademark of the U.S. Green Building Council®. The U.S. Green Building Council's LEED® green building program is the preeminent program for the design, construction, maintenance and operations of high-performance green buildings. Learn more at 

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