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Durst: New 'green' laws punish efficient buildings

The city’s new carbon legislation misses the mark in its mission to reduce greenhouse gases ("Footing the green bill," April 22). The bills misguidedly focus on energy use rather than reducing carbon emissions.

Publication Crain's New York
Date 2019-04-25
Author Douglas Durst

The Top 100

9. Douglas Durst and Jonathan "Jody" Durst Chairman; President of the Durst Organization Last Year's Rank: 11

Publication Commercial Observer
Date 2019-04-23
Author The Editors

This Week's N.Y. Deal Sheet

This week, a big stake in a Manhattan retail portfolio changed hands, SL Green locked down an anchor tenant for a building it doesn't officially own yet and a Times Square office tower scored a massive loan.

Publication Bisnow
Date 2019-04-23
Author Miriam Hall

Audubon Society commissions Astoria duck mural as warning squawk about global warming

The National Audubon Society is partnering with the Durst Organization to paint a mural of a climate-endangered duck at 10 Halletts Point, the developer’s new waterfront building in Astoria.

Publication QNS
Date 2019-04-15
Author Max Parrott

As Office Tenants Expect More Tech, Even the Windows Get Smart

Office developers and landlords once had to think only about supplying electricity, plumbing and heating to workplaces, leaving tenants to design their offices to their own technical specifications.

Publication New York Times
Date 2019-04-09
Author Jane Margolies
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675 Third Avenue- Green Roof Installation
Installation of the 675 Third Avenue Green Roof. First, the garden fabric is laid out over the full length of the rooftop as a base for the growing. Next, square sod pads are laid on top of the strips of garden fabric. A walking area is installed around the perimeter of the sod for the caretakers. Finally, the sod pads are planted, watered, and left to grow.