SL Green Realty named 2015 Energy Star Partner of the Year
April 27, 2015 - Green Buildings
The 2015 Partner of the Year Award is given to organizations for their contributions toward superior energy efficiency and reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Award winners are selected from the 16,000 partners that participate in the Energy Star program and recognized in Washington, D.C., on April 20th.
With a focus on performance measurement and entire-building improvement, SL Green has combined its real-time energy management system with the EPA's Energy Star program to provide a proven energy management strategy to monitor and track important reductions in energy use and greenhouse gas emissions. From 2010 through 2014, SL Green has invested more than $35 million toward energy efficiency projects, which have resulted in significant savings of more than $10 million per year. SL Green properties that received an Energy Star Label have increased from 1 million s/f to 10.4 million s/f over five years.