Green Building

Practice of increasing the efficiency of buildings and their use of energy, water, and materials while reducing building impacts on health and the environment throughout the complete building life cycle by incorporating better siting, design, construction, systems, operation, maintenance, and removal. May include tours, suppliers, organizations and training programs. May be called a sustainable building, environmental building, natural building, sustainable design, green architecture and can include building certification such as LEED or Passive House.

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Green Building Eco Club or Organization Wheelchair Accessible Eco Design or Planning Feature Public or Mass Transportation
http://www.kwmc.org.uk/ Knowle West Media Centre is built from straw bales and was designed in consultation with the local residents.
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Green Building Solar Energy Site Green Roof Composting Site Energy Conservation Reuse
Gold LEED certified luxury residential tower.The building is the 2nd residential green building in NYC. There are 274 apartments. The building has a 2 story Limestone base and brick and glass exterior...
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Green Building Water Transport Public or Mass Transportation Scenic Vista Child Friendly Site
South east of Battery Park - see - https://www.siferry.com/. Completed in Spring 2005, the Whitehall Terminal serves 70,000 daily Staten Island commuters and the features new climate control technolog...
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Green Building Jardin Ou Espace Publique Pedestrian Friendly Government Office Green Technology
This tall office tower is a renewably powered government building. While primarily being considered a green building, this government building is also home to a newly landscaped and designed public pl...
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Green Building Solar Energy Site Bicycle Parking Energy Conservation
Four new affordable Lower East Side People's Mutual Housing Association apartment buildings designed by Chris Benedict RA and Henry Gifford. While being bike friendly, these apartment buildings ar...
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Green Building Social Service Child Friendly Site Reuse
This building is primarily used by the NYC Administration for Children's Services and is the first place where children who were mistreated are taken. This building is also home to the Emergency C...
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Green Building Child Friendly Site
Cloud Institute is committed to teaching, learning and thinking play on the shift toward a sustainable future. Using teacher training, bio-sculpture & other resources, they equip school systems K-...
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Green Building Solar Energy Site
The first green skyscraper in New York City, the Conde Nast building is a 48-story office tower that was finished in 2000. Part of the 42nd Street Master Plan to promote the redevelopment of this area...
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Green Building Solar Energy Site Green Roof
Energy Star apartment building on the Upper West Side that employs green design using the latest in environmental science, creating apartments that are housed in an environmentally sensitive structure...
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Green Building Geothermal or Ground Heat Site
Harlem's first affordable green building and smart residence, with over 60% of the building made from materials that are either recyclable or renewable and consume 25% less energy than is allowed ...
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Green Building Community Garden
Consisting of 30 energy efficient, 3-family homes as well as a beloved community garden, this is the first development of affordable housing in New York State to receive the label of “Energy Star ® Ho...
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Green Building Solar Energy Site
A green mixed use commercial & residential building with the Bronx's first PVs!
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Green Building
This courthouse was finished in 2006 and featured advanced heating and cooling systems. On 161 Street there is a glass and aluminum curtain wall that maximizes natural daylight while maintaining priva...
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Green Building Pădure publică / arie naturală Solar Energy Site Garden Water Recycling Eco Landscaping
The botanical garden uses water recycling, solar power, recycled materials, and a platinum LEED facility. It also has beautiful landscapes, plants, and educational tours. They have two special gardens...
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Green Building Solar Energy Site Afacere Verde Responsible Company Appointment Needed
They are recognized as a world leader in combining solar, or photovoltaic (PV), technology and architectural design. They specialize in "building-integrated PV", where solar panels ECOnomica...
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Green Building Environmental Education Green School School
Green roof and environmental education program. This school prides themselves in educating students since 1926.
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Green Building Solar Energy Site Museum Art Spot Child Friendly Site
High performance day lighting in the new Hall of Fame! Come visit this interactive, child friendly museum and learn!
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Green Building Eco Information Cultural Performance Public Library Wifi Spot Child Friendly Site
Awarded the LEED Silver Certification in 2007, the Bronx Library Center was one of New York City's first LEED Certified municipal buildings! Being the largest public library in the Bronx, this li...
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Green Building Eco Information Afacere Verde Independent or Eco Media Afacere Locală Green Technology
A sustainability focused Consulting Firm directed by Atom Cianfarani with projects that offer sensible applications for greening your home in an urban setting, and also creating Innovative eco-strateg...
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Green Building Significant Organization or Agency
GreenHomeNYC: Helping NYC buildings go green! http://greenhomenyc.org/
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Green Building Organic or Local Food Magazin Verde Afacere Locală Green Technology
Build A Green Bakery or the "Birdbath Bakery" is a bakery in the east village that may be the most environmentally friendly bakery ever. Everything inside is made of recycled materials. Noth...
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Green Building Afacere Verde Green Technology
Intervale Green, located on Intervale Avenue near Freeman Street in The Bronx, is a new housing development meant for low-income residents. It boasts a green or eco-friendly design, sculpture garden a...
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Green Building Solar Energy Site Green Roof Composting Site Green Technology Energy Conservation Reuse
The Solaire is located at 20 River Terrace in Battery Park City, one of the most affluent neighborhoods in New York City with a view that spans from Jersey City in the west to a glimpse of the Empire ...
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Green Building
Project Name: Action Center To End World Hunger Owner Organization: Mercy Corps Project Type: Interpretive Center, Community Dev., Assembly LEED System: LEED CI 2.0 Certification Level: Platinum 45 of...
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Green Building
Project Name: Battery Park City Maintenance Facility Owner Organization: Battery Park City Authority Project Type: Other LEED System: LEED CI 2.0 Certification Level: Platinum 45 of 57 possible points...
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