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Miami-Dade County - Sustainable Buildings Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 06/18/2012
Program Overview:
State: Florida
Incentive Type: Energy Standards for Public Buildings
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building
Applicable Sectors: Local Government
Requirement:New construction: Must attain LEED Silver designation or higher
Renovations: Must attain LEED Certified designation or higher
Web Site: http://green.miamidade.gov/buildgreen.htm
Authority 1:
Date Enacted:
Code of Miami-Dade County Sec. 9-71 et. seq.
05/08/2007
Authority 2:
Date Enacted:
Date Effective:
Implementing Order 8-8
12/04/2007
12/14/2007
Summary:

In 2005, the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners passed a resolution to incorporate sustainable building measures into county facilities. In 2007, Ordinance 07-65 created the Sustainable Buildings Program in the County Code, and Implementing Order 8-8 established specific guidelines for county facilities. All new construction is required to attain LEED Silver designation, and all renovations must attain LEED Certified designation. Other standards for sustainable buildings may be used with the approval of the Sustainability Manager.


 
Contact:
  Miami-Dade Green
Miami-Dade County
Office of Sustainability
111 N.W. 1st Street
22nd Floor
Miami, FL 33128
Phone: (305) 375-5593
E-Mail: green@miamidade.gov
Web Site: http://green.miamidade.gov/home.htm
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