This Saturday – The Annual Fall Green Buildings Tour

October 2, 2013

Tickets are going fast

Here is your chance to to visit a varied collection of NYC buildings and green sites to learn about energy efficiency and sustainable building methods from the pros.

 

You will experience firsthand the inner workings and design details, as well as the challenges and accomplishments that were faced by the professionals involved with these projects.

 

This year’s event features: Living Building design, passive homes, wind turbines, geo-thermal pumps, blackwater treatment systems, solar PV transport hubs, e-waste recycling plants, affordable housing retrofits, community gardens, LEED commercial interiors, and more!

 

When: This Saturday, October 5th between 10AM and 3PM

How Long: Tours typically last about one hour unless otherwise noted

How Much: Varies per tour

How Many: Seven, so mix and match!  SEE MAP

 

 

Bright’N Green – A Net Zero Energy Multi-family Building

When: 10:00 AM & 2:00 PM (two tours)

Where: Brighton Beach, Brooklyn

 

Stillwell Terminal Train Shed – Greening the City’s Public Transit System

When:12:00 PM

Where: Coney Island, Brooklyn

 

Lower East Side Ecology Center – E-waste Recycling Center

BE NYC 13

When: 10:00 AM

Where: Brooklyn

 

Westbeth – A Sustainable Home to the Arts

When: 12:00 PM

Where: Manhattan, West Side

 

NRDC’s LEED Platinum Commercial Interiors – High-Efficiency, Cost-Effective Building Design

When: 2:00 PM

Where: Manhattan, Flatiron District

 

MiMA Tower & Clinton Community Garden – A Very Green Westside Story

When: 9:00 – 12:00 PM (Building tour and garden tour)

Where: Manhattan, West Side

 

The Solaire, Liberty Lux and Liberty Green – Luxury Meets Sustainability in Battery Park City

When: 1:00 – 3:00 PM (three buildings)

Location: Manhattan, Battery Park City

 

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