Climate Week NYC Bright ‘n Green Tour23 Sep 2014, Posted by Events in
Architect and other integral members of the design team will be on site to explain the sustainable systems in place. Bright ‘n Green is on its way to becoming one of the city’s highest-ranking green buildings, meeting LEED Platinum standards as well as the prestigious Living Building certification.
If you’re curious to see what this impressive new development looks like, it will be opening its doors for tours – so don’t miss them!
– Inhabitat New York City
Utilizing 133 solar panels, natural bio-filtration systems, geothermal Earth Tube heating, super-insulated steel structural panels, Passive House Design, multi-stage air and water purification systems, water reclamation systems, triple pane insulated windows, and more.
Bright ‘n Green achieves net-zero energy use while facilitating the highest quality of indoor living environment. Bright ’n Green has received the NYC Big Apple Brownfields Design Award Building of the Year, the City of New York Mayor’s Office of Environmental Remediation Green Property Certification, the Society of American Registered Architects National Award of Excellence, the Board of Directors of the New York Society of American Registered Architects Building Performance Technology Design Award, as well, a Green Building Initiative 4 out of 4 Green Globes Professional Certification, the highest level National Green Building Standard Certification, and more.