2006 - LEED Existing Buildings – Gold

For the first year of the Alliance’s ownership, the building underwent significant construction to convert the warehouse into office spaces, making liberal use of eco-friendly green building construction with high-tech concepts. The Alliance became the second building in the world to earn two US Green Building Council LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certifications — Existing Buildings Gold and Commercial Interiors Silver, while also earning U.S. EPA Energy Star Leader status.