The Melody Green Building Tour
Saturday, July 23, 2011 at 10:00 AM - Thursday, August 11, 2011 at 11:00 AM (EDT)
Join GreenHomeNYC Saturday, July 23rd as we tour one of New York's newest, greenest multifamily buildings!
Blue Sea Development has recently completed a multifamily affordable co-op in the Bronx using some of the latest in sustainable and energy efficient design. The Melody, as the building is named, is comprised of 63 affordable one, two and three bedroom cooperative apartments with a fully equipped fitness center and outdoor fitness path. It is the first residential building in New York to comply with the NYC Active Design Guidelines, promoting physical activity and health through building design.
- High efficiency condensing gas boilers
- Combined Heat and Power co-generation units
- Eco-space elevator
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A community-oriented, volunteer-run organization, GreenHomeNYC’s mission is to facilitate the adoption of sustainable building methods and materials by owners of small residential and commercial buildings in New York City.
GreenHomeNYC aims to be a hub of resources for small building owners, to promote the understanding of green building issues, and to connect building owners with local green building service and materials providers.
GreenHomeNYC is also the New York City Chapter for the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association (NESEA), the nation’s leading regional membership organization focused on promoting the understanding, development, and adoption of energy conservation and non-polluting, renewable energy technologies. To find out more, visit www.nesea.org.
GreenHomeNYC is a registered 501(c)3 tax-exempt nonprofit corporation.