Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute

LEED for New Construction Gold Certified

  • Building Type: Cultural Center
  • Building Size: 9,420 Square Feet
  • Location: New York, NY
  • Owner: Caribbean Cultural Center
  • Architect: CSA Group
  • MEP Engineer: CSA Group

Selected Sustainability Features:

    1. Located in an existing building going through a major renovation
    2. Development location promotes community connectivity by being situated near multiple subway
    3. Use of highly efficient plumbing fixtures
    4. Committed to use low-emitting adhesives, sealants, paints, coatings and carpet, as well as the use of recycled and regionally sourced materials
    5. Committed to provide an occupant-oriented thermal comfort and lighting design
    6. Dedicated to incorporate social equity within the project team and the community
    7. High effiencient HVAC systems helped achieve over 30% of energy savings