Performance indicator:

Number of LEED Certified/Registered Buildings

Indicator description:

This indicator provides a measure of high-quality, innovative buildings in a community. The indicator identifies the number of LEED certified/registered buildings, measured for the Houston region. LEED certified/registered buildings use sustainable materials and technology to reduce pollution, protect resources, and conserve vital habitat, watersheds and natural areas.

This indicator is associated with the following goals:

Note: Plan Houston's performance indicators are intended to inform the public and policy makers on the community's success at achieving Plan Houston's community goals. Identifying current performance is a first step; future steps could include tracking progress over time and establishing preferences on outcomes.