27 Oct '11, 4pm

Green Building Consultants Pull Down Platinum for 1333 Broadway Headquarters: New York City-based green build...

Green Building Consultants Pull Down Platinum for 1333 Broadway Headquarters: New York City-based green build...

New York City-based green building consulting firm CodeGreen Solutions recently earned a Platinum rating under LEED for Commercial Interiors for its new headquarters space at 1333 Broadway in Midtown. The offices feature worker-controlled T5 lighting, plug-in task lighting, and occupancy and daylight sensors. Overhead lighting was reduced and natural daylighting enhanced, resulting in a 56-percent energy reduction over ASHRAE standards. CodeGreen also ensured that 61 percent of its office furniture was salvaged and 72 percent of new furnishings were manufactured regionally. The wood that is used throughout the office is 100 percent FSC-certified. And 95 percent of the waste from the project was recycled. 1333 Broadway from Herald Square To reduce water consumption, CodeGreen installed .5 gallon per minute aerators on the existing faucets and low flush diverters on the wate...

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