15 May '13, 1am

Mid-Sized Midtown Office Buildings Earn LEED-EB: OM Certification: Two mid-sized commercial office buildings i...

Mid-Sized Midtown Office Buildings Earn LEED-EB: OM Certification: Two mid-sized commercial office buildings i...

Energy efficiency was a primary focus for CodeGreen in spearheading each tower’s certification efforts. Indeed, both earned Energy Star labels in 2012, and CodeGreen also performed ASHRAE Level 2 Energy Audits and retro-commissioning studies in connection with the certifications. Each building also dropped water consumption by 15 percent over LEED requirements, purchased 62.5 percent green power, and kept an ongoing consumables recycling rate of 50 percent during the -EB: OM performance period. Both properties should now be available in CodeGreen’s neat mobile app , which we noted here at gbNYC+ earlier this year.

Full article: http://www.greenbuildingsnyc.com/2013/05/14/mid-sized-mid...

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