Green Building

What Can I Do?

Sustainability News Photo     Learn More About Green Building
Green building provides environmental, economic and health benefits through construction that is resource efficient and environmentally responsible.
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Environmental Protection Agency
Green Initiative
U.S. Green Building Council
Sustainability News Photo     Use LEED® In Your Home Or Business
Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, or LEED®, is an internationally recognized green development and environmental design ranking system.
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LEED®  - Homes
LEED® – Commercial Buildings
Sustainability News Photo     Improve Energy Efficiency
Making your home or business more energy efficient, can save money, improve comfort and help the environment.
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Energy Star - Homes
Energy Star – Buildings & Plants
Sustainability News Photo     Take Advantage Of Incentives, Rebates And Tax Credits
From rebates for old refrigerators to tax exemptions for solar water heating, there are number of ways to get rewarded for using alternative energy.
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Nevada Homeowner Incentives For Renewables And Efficiency
NV Energy Rebates
Southwest Gas Rebates
Federal Tax Credits for Consumer Energy Efficiency
What Is The City Doing?

Sustainability News Photo     Green Building Program
The city of Las Vegas, in conjunction with the Green Council, NV Energy, and Home Free Nevada, has expanded its Green Building Program to include incentives to stimulate new green building construction and provide energy efficiency retrofits to existing buildings. More...
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Green Building Program Brochure 
Green Building Program Overview 
Letter Of Intent To Participate 
Request For Payment 
Program City Council Item - Oct. 18, 2006 - Resolution, Meeting Minutes, and Meeting Video
Home Free Nevada
Homeowners Interest List - Home Free Nevada
Constructing Green Buildings

Sustainability News Photo     Southern Nevada Green Building Partnership
The Southern Nevada Green Building Partnership is a voluntary program that benefits the community by encouraging the construction of comfortable, energy efficient homes.
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Southern Nevada Green Building Partnership
Southern Nevada Homebuilders Association
Sustainability News Photo     Symphony Park

The city of Las Vegas is currently developing Symphony Park, a 61-acre mixed-use urban community located in the heart of downtown Las Vegas. The city-owned development was awarded Gold certification status under stage 2 by the US Green Building Council (USGBC), through its Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design for Neighborhood Development (LEED-ND) national pilot program.

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City of Las Vegas Symphony Park Web page
Symphony Park Web site


Contact Information

Administrative Services
Office of Sustainability
495. S. Main St.
Las Vegas, NV 89101 (Map)
Phone: (702) 229-6501

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