Green Living: A look at NYC's eco-friendly residential buildings (Infographic)

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Diane at 6Sqft sends us this infographic, showing 93 LEED certified residential buildings on Manhattan Island (and one in the middle of the East River on Roosevelt Island. They highlight a few that we have covered on TreeHugger, including the Delos residences, with their Vitamin C enriched showers, The stack prefab, and the Solaire, which we called "first green residential high-rise in the nation." Back then in 2006, a green residential building was big news; now we are just like most New Yorkers, totally blasé. We shouldn't be; that's a lot of impressive green building. See a larger PDF version at CityRealty.

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