The Badger’s Top 5 LEED Construction Posts of 2019

We’ve had a busy year at Green Badger trying to provide you with educational (and entertaining) content to help you and your teams succeed at LEED. Here are our top 5 blog posts from the past year according to you, our Green Badger friends and family. What content did you find most useful from us […]

Breaking News on USGBC Updates

The following are highlights from our April Fools day newsletter from 2019. Enjoy the jokes and subscribe for more Badger puns and pranks. Follow us on social media to stay up to date on all the awesome stuff we’re doing at Green Badger! Green Badger, LLC @getgreenbadger @getgreenbadger @getgreen_badger

The LEED v4 Materials Credits You Can Actually Achieve

You wouldn’t go spend years developing a program, a rating system if you will, and get all sorts of input from a diverse group of industry experts, and have multiple rounds of consensus, if some of what you were proposing was not even possible, would you? Errrrrrr, the answer is apparently yes. While it has […]

HPDs the Easy Way

At Green Badger, we’re all about efficiency – making LEED documentation more efficient, helping you select your next beer quicker – you get the point. So this will be short and sweet. Moving forward, as we continue to grow and expand our v4 product database, we’ll be providing updates on broad product brands and categories […]

Spec, verify, repeat!

Every day I have a conversation with someone struggling through the EPD and HPD credits for LEED v4. It is odd – those two are only worth 2 points, so amount of time and effort spent should be minimal or you could just ignore those 2 points and opt for easier ones. Well, if you […]

The Sneaky Switch from Construction to Design Credits

Ah, as we bask in the last week of LEED 2009 registrations, we wistfully turn reflective on all our past LEED projects, standards and credits achieved that we’ll no longer see – ASHRAE 90.1-2007, the 500 mile radius, easy points for recycled content – all gone with the wind… When you take a deeper review of LEED […]

A Sticky Situation for v4 Adhesives and Sealants

We’ve been poking our noses through a lot of v4 products and the accompanying challenges we’re seeing in the field (and Badgers have keen noses), and we’ve come across a sticky situation – emissivity for adhesives and sealants. (Get it, adhesives are sticky – a sticky situation??? Not only do Badgers have great noses, but […]