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5889 Greenwood Plaza Blvd. Suite 210
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
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Plaza Colorado is a mid-rise office building conveniently located at the northwest corner of Greenwood Plaza Boulevard and Orchard Road.  The building contains more than 89,100 square feet of floor space. Plaza Colorado was constructed in 1974 and renovated in 2010.


This property features convenient access to I-25 and Centennial Airport, prominent visibility from Greenwood Plaza Boulevard, and key card access. It is close to numerous hotels and restaurants. Other amenities include men's and women's locker rooms, a building conference room, a vending area, beautiful landscaping in a park-like setting, great views, and excellent parking. The building?s ownership and management are committed to operating the building in a way that will result in energy conservation and expense reductions.  Accordingly, Plaza Colorado was awarded the ENERGY STAR in 2008 for its operating efficiency.


There have been a broad range of operational, mechanical, and electrical changes at Plaza Colorado throughout the years.  In conjunction with the facility?s cleaning contractor, a recycling program was introduced to the building tenants along with an electronics recycling program.  A roll towel system is utilized in the rest rooms along with coreless toilet paper.


Other energy efficiency improvements include:

-- Installing a soft start on the chiller

-- Replacing the cooling tower and adding a variable frequency drive (VFD) and premium efficiency motor

-- Retrofitting supply and return fans with VFDs and premium efficiency motors

-- Tuning the boiler annually for optimum operating efficiency

-- Tuning outside/return air damper with newly installed controllers

-- Maintaining a solid preventative maintenance program

-- Installing new controllers on the supply return

-- Installing occupancy sensors

-- Installing T8 lighting

-- Utilizing photo-eye controlled exterior lighting

-- Installing hands-free faucets






Please note: Narrative information in this profile has been provided by Elion III Plaza Colorado 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.

Building Owner:*
Elion III Plaza Colorado

Property Manager:*

Year(s) Labeled (Rating):
2008 (80)
2011 (79)
2014 (87)
2015 (87)
2016 (89)
2017 (91)

Facility Type: Office

Total Floorspace: 89179 sf

Year Constructed: 1974

Contract Type: None

Technologies Used:
   Stage 1-Recommissioning
   Stage 2-Lighting
   Stage 3-Load Reductions
   Stage 4-Fan Systems
   Stage 5-Heating and Cooling Plant