25 Apr '11, 11pm

Taking The LEED: Empire State Building To Get Certified After All: When I spoke to Tony Malkin, the head of Mal...

When I spoke to Tony Malkin, the head of Malkin Holdings LLC and the man behind the ultra-ambitious $550 million green retrofit at the Empire State Building , I was both impressed and not surprised. I was talking to him because I was writing what wound up being a brief piece for the Wall Street Journal about one facet of that retrofit — the removal, on-site re-fabrication and upgrade (that is, in a workshop in the Empire State Building) and re-installation of the Empire State Building’s windows — during what I imagined was a Town Car-ride from one meeting to another for him. The impressive part was that Malkin was clearly very smart, clearly very knowledgeable on the state of play in the world of green building and green retrofits, and clearly proud of the scope and scale of his in-progress retrofit. The not-surprising part was how Malkin expressed all this. If the NYC rea...

Full article: http://www.greenbuildingsNYC.com/2011/04/25/taking-the-le...

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