BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Boston Properties, Inc. (NYSE: BXP), the largest publicly-traded developer, owner and manager of Class A office properties in the United States, has been selected as a 2019 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year. The company will be recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in Washington, D.C. on April 11, 2019.
Earning an ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Award distinguishes corporate energy management programs, and is the highest level of EPA recognition. Partners must perform at a superior level of energy management, demonstrate best practices across the organization and prove organization-wide energy savings.
Boston Properties is a well-established leader in energy efficiency and has widely adopted public energy use intensity reduction goals. The company has reduced the energy use intensity of its actively managed office buildings 24 percent over the past 10 years. As of the end of 2018, 71% of Boston Properties’ total eligible in-service floor area had earned the ENERGY STAR rating.
“We’re proud of our ENERGY STAR partnership and this award, which acknowledges company-wide efforts to improve performance and reduce operating costs by implementing energy efficiency measures,” said Doug Linde, President, Boston Properties. “We will continue to invest in cost-effective building systems and technologies that lower building energy consumption and benefit our tenants.”
Boston Properties (NYSE: BXP) is the largest publicly-traded developer, owner and manager of Class A office properties in the United States, concentrated in five markets - Boston, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco and Washington, DC. The Company is a fully integrated real estate company, organized as a real estate investment trust (REIT), that develops, manages, operates, acquires and owns a diverse portfolio of primarily Class A office space. The Company’s portfolio totals 51.6 million square feet and 197 properties, including eleven properties under construction.
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