DEAR LEED BIKE-RACK HATERS

We all have our own personal sore points with the LEED rating system, but for some reason the bike rack credit seems to be one of the more highly divisive. Why all the hate for bike racks? This post does a great job of reminding us that LEED is about more than just building energy use. 

“The energy content of the gasoline used by the typical office commuter each year is comparable to the energy used by his or her share of the building where he or she works.”

photo credit: Todd Dwyer

photo credit: Todd Dwyer