Green gusts of wind atop Empire State

10.1 million-square-foot portfolio of the Empire State’s owner now powered by wind energy

Empire State Building to save “millions” on energy

The Empire State Building is ahead of its target to save more than two million dollars (£1.4 million) with its new energy efficiency measures. The owners of New York’s famous skyscraper carried out a retrofit project last year which is slated to cut the office building’s energy use by 38%. Anthony Malkin of the Empire […]

Empire State Building goes green

The most distinctive building of New York’s skyline, the Empire State Building, is going green after a $20million revamp, according to reports. It is estimated the “eco-friendly makeover” will reduce energy costs by $4.4 million (£2.7m) a year. The refurb included refurbishing all 6,514 windows of the iconic skyscraper, saving an estimated $410,000. As well […]

Empire State Building goes green

The Empire State Building is to meet all its electricity needs through wind power. The building is to buy renewable energy from Texas-based Green Mountain Energy in what is being called the biggest commercial renewable energy deal yet carried out in New York. Bosses of the 102-storey building, which has been undergoing a $20m energy […]