CHARLOTTE, NC — The Piedmont Town Center, a 415,000-square-foot office tower, recently earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), according to a press release.
The LEED consultant for the project was LORD Green Real Estate Strategies Inc.
, a Dallas
company that specializes in greening existing buildings, the release stated.
, vice president of property management for Crescent Resources LLC
, said: "The LEED Gold rating puts the office towers among Charlotte
''s elite green facilities. We''re thrilled Piedmont Town Center has been recognized by the USGBC."
The Piedmont Town Center hopes to minimize environmental impacts through recent upgrades in cleaning, maintenance, recycling and various other facility systems, the release noted.
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