What does it mean for a building to be LEED Certified? LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design. The programs is focused on primarily new commercial-building projects and is based on a points system. LEED provides a framework to create efficient, cost-saving green buildings and a LEED certified building is a globally recognized symbol of sustainability achievement. Like the BioDesign Building B building on the Tempe Campus at Arizona State University which has been LEED Platinum certified. If you are interested in having a project become LEED certified contact JMKW Development at (915) 519-4213 and we can guide you to make the best decisions for you business, as well as for the environment.