"Tribeca Green is another critically important construction project for Lower Manhattan and a model for future residential development in New York City and across the nation," Pataki said. "The completion of this elegant, environmentally responsible tower is yet another signal that downtown's resurgence is well underway. Battery Park City continues to fulfill its commitment to encouraging environmentally-sound and responsible building."
Tribeca Green is expected to soon receive certification from the U.S. Green Building Council as a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold building. The facility has been designed to reduce energy use by over 25 percent beyond the New York State Energy Code.
Features of the new building include:
For more information on Tribeca Green, visit www.tribecagreen.com.
Publication date: 10/10/2005