Green building in California earns LEED platinum

07/17/2007 | United Press International

The information center for a planned community in north San Diego has become the first new privately owned building in California to earn the Platinum LEED rating. The 3,000-square-foot Ranch House at Del Sur, designed by Black Mountain Ranch LLC, uses building measures such as weather-based irrigation, low-water plant palettes and a solar energy system providing half of the building's power.

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