Queens North Plaza

 

Overview This luxury, 421 unit property is located in one of the fastest growing areas of New York City. Designed by Perkins Eastman and slated for completion by the end of 2015, it features a heated rooftop pool, commercial spaces and parking space underneath.

Challenge To coordinate the developer’s participation in the NYSERDA Multifamily Performance Program, along with providing sustainability consulting, energy modeling, testing and verification in order to comply with the Energy Star Multifamily High-Rise requirement, which are more stringent than the NYCECC energy code.

Solutions We recommended installation of two cogeneration units, VRV systems for the common areas, sound-proofing and a panelized façade.

Client WorldWide Group

Year 2017

Size 400,000 ft2

The building exceeds energy code requirements by more than 20%

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