Up two points from 2012, 160 Clairemont has an ENERGY STAR Performance Rating of 88. The building is a 2012 Platinum Partner of the CleanAir Campaign and is a BOMA 360 Certified Building. Through the building’s one-single source recycling program, 15 tons of recyclables is diverted from the waste stream annually, and only Green Seal cleaning products are used at the building.
This property harvests approximately 22,000 gallons of water annually from the property’s outdoor Energy Recovery Unit. Through the installation of timers in the building’s corridor lighting, the property was able to realize a 50-percent energy savings.
More than 260 lamps were recycled at 160 Clairemont 2013 and replaced with more sustainable T-8 bulbs. In 2012, the building conducted a full Indoor Air Quality audit using IBEAM and demonstrated ASHRAE standard practices for Indoor Air Quality Management and Outdoor Air Delivery Monitoring. 160 Clairemont has an emergency generator supplying back-up power for the building being fueled by natural gas which reduces the property’s carbon footprint.