Gallery: American Institute of Architects Announces the Greenest Buildi...

This apartment project in Oakland, California transforms an abandoned site near a busy freeway into a community asset for disadvantaged or formerly homeless seniors while setting a high standard for sustainable and universal design. This project remarkably achieved several certifications simultaneously, including LEED for Home Mid-Rise Pilon Program (Platinum Level), Build it Green GreenPoints (206 points), Energy Star Rated Building (Certified as 1st in California) and Bay Friendly Landscaping (104 points).

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