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Jefferson Green
7601 Jefferson NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
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This 85,000sf office building designed was designed to use 45% less energy and 30% less water than a typical office building, as well as incorporate a variety of low-emitting, recycled, and regional materials. Key sustainable features include an underfloor air distribution system, evaporative cooling, operable windows, extensive daylighting and views, and low-flow plumbing fixtures. The building has achieved a rare double LEED Gold certification. The project was awarded Gold under LEED for Core and Shell (LEED-CS) in March 2007, and Gold under LEED for Commercial Interiors (LEED-CI) in June 2007. EPA awarded Jefferson Green an ENERGY STAR in June 2008 based on actual energy performance using data from utility bills. Jefferson Green's rating of 99 places it in the top 1% of buildings in the nation for energy performance.


Jefferson Green has won several awards, including recognition by Southwest Contractor, Environmental Design and Construction, International Interior Design Association, Shaw Flooring, and the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties. The building has been published in numerous publications, including Sources + Design, Albuquerque the Magazine, Structural Engineer, New Mexico Business Weekly, and the Albuquerque Journal. Over 1,000 people have toured the building to learn about its green features, and an extensive educational signage program within the building educates occupants and visitors about key green features.




Please note: Narrative information in this profile has been provided by JCC-One, LLC or a representative of this facility. Other building information was verified and submitted to EPA at the time of application. Building energy performance, operating characteristics, and ownership/management may be subject to change over time.

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Year(s) Labeled (Rating):
2008 (99)
2009 (99)

Facility Type: Office

Total Floorspace: 85000 sf

Year Constructed: 2006

Contract Type: Performance Contract
Financing Type: Loan

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