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Fit for Kings: Third+Bond Is Brooklyn’s Second LEED Platinum Building: Last week, Brooklyn’s Third+Bond condo...

Fit for Kings: Third+Bond Is Brooklyn’s Second LEED Platinum Building: Last week, Brooklyn’s Third+Bond condo...

Fit for Kings: Third+Bond Is Brooklyn’s Second LEED Platinum Building Stephen Del Percio | Tuesday, June 28, 2011 | no comments Tweet Email Tweet Email Last week, Brooklyn’s Third+Bond condominium development in Gowanus earned Kings County’s second LEED Platinum rating from USGBC. (You may recall the first: Park Slope’s Silhouette condominiums , a 5500-square-foot development that we’ve written about previously here at gbNYC.) Located just a block from the Gowanus Canal on – you guessed it – Third and Bond Streets, the project was designed by Tribeca-based Rogers Marvel Architects and built by The KiSKA Group. Like The Silhouette before it, Third+Bond simultaneously pursued an Energy Star rating from EPA under its program for new homes. Green features are what you would expect: locally sourced materials, double pane windows, and FSC-certified wood. Appliances in each unit ...

Full article: http://www.greenbuildingsNYC.com/2011/06/28/fit-for-kings...

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