- Overview of co-generation installations in New York City buildings, including Millennium Tower in Battery Park City
- Columbia earns top grade for sustainability among U.S. university campuses
- Port Authority may miss deadline for turning over site of Tower 2 to Larry Silverstein at Ground Zero
- Friends of Hudson River Park study: green space translates into higher property values
- Extend the solar tax credit and bring more jobs to New York City
- New York City is America’s fifth-most sustainable city
- JetBlue’s Terminal 5 opens at JFK
- Viacom may now be leaving LEED-EB hopeful 1515 Broadway for space in Hudson Square
- New York State still exploring wind power project 10 miles out from Rockaways
- Although Conde Nast could still move to Hudson Yards, according to SJP Properties’ Steve Pozycki, the Barclay’s purchase of Lehman headquarters “buttresses the Times Square market.”
- LEED hopeful Edge condos in Williamsburg now making house calls to lure potential purchasers
Green Ranks for Columbia & NYC, Viacom May Be Out at 1515 Broadway, JetBlue’s T5 Opens, & Wind Power Off the Rockaways
gbNYC selects green news items of note that were reported across the New York City area during the week of September 21, 2008, including high ranks for Columbia University and the Big Apple itself in sustainability, rumblings that Viacom may still leave SL Green’s LEED-EB hopeful 1515 Broadway, the opening of JetBlue’s $875 million Terminal 5 at JFK, and a joint effort from LIPA and ConEd to study the feasibility of an off-shore wind farm, 10 miles off of the Rockaways in Queens.
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