Ken Diehl, P.E., LEED AP

LEED Qualification

TapanAm brings knowledge and experience with all facets of Sustainable Design and the associated leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification program.
We have in-house
LEED Accredited staff who have the experience necessary to guide and manage a design and construction program to whatever LEED Certification Level is desired.


Our experience in Green rating system includes:

  • Sustainable Sites
  • Water Efficiency
  • Energy & Atmosphere
  • Materials & Resources
  • Indoor Environmental Quality
  • Innovation in operation, Upgrades and Maintenance










18th & Broadway Green Demonstration Project

The project showcases and combines Best Management Practices "BMP's" for water, food, shelter, energy, recycling and transportation in one location.

Client: DST Systems along with 360 Architects, TapanAm and Patti Banks Associates.

  • Civil & MEP System Design by TapanAm.
  • Innovative water management systems, cleanse, and re-uses rainfall and street runoff.
  • Food from the site goes to Harvesters Community Food Network.
  • "Zero Carbon Footprint" achieved with wind and solar power for lighting and irrigation.
  • Housing featuring gardens & cisterns is planned.
  • Innovations in solar designs are planned; Solar charging stations; solar trash compactors; Total solar for housing units.

Project Facts:

$2.5 Million Project


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