30 Sep '13, 1pm

Project of the Week: The Empire State Building in New York NY @XeroFlorGreenRf, Green Roof Solutions... #greenroofs

Project of the Week: The Empire State Building in New York NY @XeroFlorGreenRf, Green Roof Solutions... #greenroofs

Soaring 1,454 feet above Midtown Manhattan, the Empire State Building is the World’s Most Famous Office Building. With new investments in energy-efficiency, building-wide infrastructure upgrades, public areas and amenities totaling more than $550 million, the Empire State Building has attracted and continues to attract corporate office tenants in a diverse array of industries from around the world. The Empire State Building also has taken a leading role in sustainability, partnering with the Clinton Climate Initiative, Rocky Mountain Institute, Johnson Controls and Jones Lang LaSalle to develop an innovative process for a comprehensive energy efficiency retrofit program that will reduce the building’s total energy consumption by 38% and that has led the building to receive an Energy Star rating of 80, placing it in the top 20% in energy efficiency among all buildings measu...

Full article: http://www.greenroofs.com/projects/pview.php?id=1564

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