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Sustainable Building Techniques is an essential practice in today's residential and commercial building & renovation projects.

Greentopia is here to assist you in green building and remodeling projects from planning, designing, green products selection, and building.

Breakthroughs in building science, technology and operations are available to designers, builders and owners who want to build green and maximize both economic and environmental performance.

The built environment has a profound impact on our natural environment, economy, health and productivity.  

According to the EPA, in the United States, buildings account for:
  • 36% of total energy use/65% of electricity consumption
  • 30% of greenhouse gas emissions
  • 30% of raw materials use
  • 30% of waste output/136 million tons annually
  • 12% of potable water consumption
More industry statistics are available here.

Environmental benefits:

  • Enhance and protect ecosystems and biodiversity
  • Improve air and water quality
  • Reduce solid waste
  • Conserve natural resources

Economic benefits:

  • Reduce operating costs
  • Enhance asset value and profits
  • Improve employee productivity and satisfaction
  • Optimize life-cycle economic performance

Health and community benefits:

  • Improve air, thermal and acoustic environments
  • Enhance occupant comfort and health
  • Minimize strain on local infrastructure
  • Contribute to overall quality of life

LEED®, the "Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design" Green Building Rating System, is the nationally accepted standard for green buildings developed by the USGBC membership.

LEED provides a roadmap for measuring and documenting success for every building type and phase of a building lifecycle. Specific LEED programs include:

USGBC is also developing LEED for Healthcare, and LEED for Labs.

Source: USGBC

More and more government and corporate businesses are mandating LEED™ certified buildings because of the healthier spaces for their employees and tenants and are saving money. “Nine states and 40+ municipalities have passed legislation mandating LEED-certified buildings.

By choosing green building practices, Greentopia can maximize economic and environmental performance. Green construction methods can be integrated into buildings at any stage, from design and construction, to renovation and deconstruction. The most significant benefits can be obtained if the design and construction team takes an integrated approach from start of a building project.


Greentopia Corporation, is a full-service general contracting firm. It is here to assist and provide you with information on LEED®  certification process on new and existing buildings and homes, green building and green remodeling projects. Request for a FREE Consultation for your Green Remodeling and Building Project.

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Greentopia Green Building, Green General Contracting, and Green Remodeling offers services in the entire San Diego County:  Chula Vista, Coronado, Del Mar, El Cajon, Encinitas (Cardiff-by-the-Sea, Leucadia, Olivenhain), Escondido, Imperial Beach, La Mesa, Lemon Grove, National City, Oceanside, Poway, San Diego, San Marcos, Santee, Solana Beach, Vista. Unincorporated Communities - 4S Ranch, Agua Caliente Springs, Alpine, Barrett, Blossom Valley, Bonita, Bonsall, Borrego Springs, Bostonia, Boulevard, Calexico Lodge, Camp Pendleton North, Camp Pendleton South, Campo, Canebrake, Casa de Oro-Mount Helix, Crest, Cuyamaca, Dehesa, De Luz, Descanso, Dulzura, Eucalyptus Hills, Fairbanks Ranch, Fallbrook, Fernbrook, Flinn Springs, Granite Hills, Guatay, Harbison Canyon, Hidden Meadows, Jacumba, Jamul, Julian, La Presa, Lake Morena, Lake San Marcos, Lakeside, Lincoln Acres, Live Oak Springs, Manzanita, Mount Laguna, Pine Hills, Pine Valley, Potrero, Pueblo Siding.

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