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June 14, 2013

GreenHomeNYC – New York Times Building Tour

soldout-red1 NYTimes building2 Join GreenHomeNYC¬†on Friday, July 12th, for very special afternoon tour (1-2pm) of the New York Times Headquarters, located at Times Square on 8th Avenue. This guided tour will take guests behind the scenes of one of New York’s most recognizable office towers to see how this 52-story, 1.5 million sqft building was designed and built with numerous environmentally sustainable innovations.   Key features include: Open-air garden with 50-foot-tall paper birch trees; Double-skin curtain walls featuring ceramic sunshade rods; Highly advanced dimmable lighting system; On-site co-generation; and Underfloor air distribution system (more…)