The building will feature low-e and low iron insulating glass, a 5.1 megawatt co-generation plant, floor-specific heating and cooling systems, a gray water system with an estimated 10.3 million gallons of water saved annually, low-flow plumbing, extensive use of recyclable and renewable products and much more.
The U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) LEED Platinum Certification is the ultimate certification for both commercial and residential buildings in the United States. In order for the Bank of America tower to achieve its goal, the building will need to earn a minimum of 52 points spread across six environmental categories.
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