Emory Point, 2014 Green Awards Overall Winner for Site Development: Multifamily/Mixed Use

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  • Stories: 5-6 stories with an 8-story concealed parking deck
  • Square footage: approx. 400,000 square feet
  • Units: 443
  • Green certification(s): NGBS-Silver, Earthcraft Multi-Family

This week’s green spotlight is on Emory Point, submitted by Gables Residential and located in Atlanta. Emory Point is the 2014 Green Awards Overall Winner for Site Development: Multifamily/Mixed Use, incorporating green features not only in the construction and design of the building but also in the design of the site. Some of these features are highlighted below:

Emory Point - 2Green building and site features

  • LED and fluorescent lighting throughout the apartment units and common areas
  • Increased connectivity to mass transit including the installation of bike paths and pedestrian walkways
  • Encourages resident use of the Zip Car and Bike Share programs
  • Free electric vehicle charging stations
  • Preferred parking for low-emission vehicles
  • Formaldehyde-free insulation
  • Registered EarthCraft Community
  • EnergyStar white TPO roof on 70% of the roof area
  • Energy efficient windows
  • WaterSense toilets and low-flow fixtures

Emory Point - 3Find out how your green project can win Best in Green in the newly announced NAHB Green Awards here: www.nahb.org/greenawards.

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