N.M. Convention Center Awarded Gold Certification

Convention Centers

Aug. 19, 2011
The Las Cruces Convention Center in New Mexico has been awarded LEED Gold certification by the U.S. Green Building Council. The convention center features a solar photovoltaic system in the parking area, green power systems, water-efficient landscaping, alternative transportation and maximum open space. The Las Cruces City Council has made LEED certification mandatory for any new construction within the city limits. lascrucescvb.org