Linda Delair, LEED AP

Welcome to Linda Delair, LEED AP


The economic benefits and costs of Green Building can be confusing. The truth is, by setting realistic goals, practical solutions to today’s high cost of living are possible and attainable now.

Sustainable Business Consultant

Become a Certified Green Business in your county. You don't need in-house expertise to implement your own "green" strategies. We do this for you.

•Assess your business’s environmental performance through interviews, surveys and observation.

•Optimize your business operations, take cost effective measures, and reinforce "what's working".

•Meet Green Business standards for conserving resources, prevent pollution, minimize waste, and be in compliance with applicable environmental regulations.

•Achieve sustainable living solutions and cost saving methods, increased energy efficiency, wise water use, reduced toxins, maximized recycling, minimized waste, and increased economic, environmental, and employee and tenant well being.

Energy consumption represents 30 percent of a typical commercial office building’s operating costs, making it the single largest controllable cost of operations, so improved energy efficiency has a direct and substantial payback for investors.



Healthy Living Through Green Building

Linda is a member of
U.S. Green Building Council
USGBC (United States Green Building Council),
Build It Green,
ADPSR (Architects, Designers and Planners for Social Responsibility), MBA (Marin Builder's Association), and The Pachamama Alliance, for which she is a facilitator for the Awakening the Dreamer, Changing the Dream Symposiums.

The typical household spends more than $2,200 a year on energy bills. With ENERGY STAR, you can save over one-third, or more than $700.

Source: Typical House memo, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 2009 and Typical house_2009_Reference.xls spreadsheet.

Did you know?

  • Recycling one ton of glass saves the equivalent of 10 gallons of oil.
  • Recycling one aluminum can saves enough energy to run a TV for three hours.
  • Recycling one glass container saves enough energy to light a 100-watt bulb for 4 hours.
  • Aluminum cans are unique in that in as little as 60 days, a can can be recycled, turned into a new can & re-stocked on store shelves.
  • The first PET (plastic) bottle was recycled in 1977.
  • It takes fourteen 20 oz. PET bottles to make one square foot of carpet.

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional
is the USGBC's national benchmark for the design, construction and operation of high performance green buildings. Read more >>

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ACGBP - Advanced Certified Green Building Professional.
is Build It Green's training and certification program qualifying professionals to design and construct new home or renovation projects. Read more >>

Contact Linda for

  • Business consultation
  • Private consultation
  • Presentations/talks

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The 5R's:
Respect, ReThink, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle.

20 Tips on Going Green by “Thinking” Green



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