Sustainability

Sustainability

ESRT is Carbon Neutral!

Thanks to a new three-year agreement with 18 Reserves and ACT, Empire State Realty Trust’s 9.9 million square foot commercial portfolio is now carbon neutral.

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Platinum Status – ESRT Receives Highest GLL Recognition | ESRT

Empire State Realty Trust was named a 2022 Platinum Green Lease Leader. It is one of a select few to receive the highest Platinum recognition.

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ESRT One of the First in the World to Achieve WELL Health-Safety Rating Renewal

Empire State Realty Trust announced that it is one of the first in the world to achieve its annual renewal of the WELL Health–Safety Rating.

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Watch: ESRT Sets the Standard for Healthy Buildings

ESRT leverages innovation, industry leadership, and expertise to establish the framework for people-first, healthy spaces.

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ESRT and Tenants: How This Symbiotic Relationship Helps Us Meet Goals

We prioritize healthy and efficient work environments for our tenants and employees.

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ESRT Receives a First-Round Grant in the Empire Building Challenge

In a press release, ESRT announced that it received a competitive grant in the first funding round of the Empire Building Challenge, a $50 million state initiative spearheaded by the New York State Energy and Development Authority (NYSERDA) to reduce 85 percent of greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.

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ESRT is GRESB 5-Star Rated

For the second year in a row, Empire State Realty Trust achieved the highest possible Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB) 5-Star Rating with a score of 94 – a six-point increase from its first year of participation in 2020.