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Retrofit Building First to Grab Green Award

Crain's New York August 5, 2010

The Saatchi & Saatchi building in lower Manhattan has become the first existing—as opposed to brand new—office building in the city to win a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design "Gold" certification for its environmental friendliness from the U.S. Green Building Council.

The designation of 375 Hudson St. came after a massive retrofitting effort by owner Tishman Speyer. The rating for the 19-story, 1.08-million-square-foot office building is the USGBC's second-highest.

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