Solaire

Battery Park City, New York

Type: Luxury Rental

Building Area: 381,000 sf

Height: 27 stories

Units: 292

Completion Date: 2003

Executive Architect: SLCE Architects

Design Architect: Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects

Located in the North residential neighborhood of Battery Park City, the SOLAIRE is the first high rise residential building to meet BPC's environmental guidelines, scheduled to achieve a LEED GOLD RATING and qualified for NYS TAX CREDIT as a sustainable residential building. The environmentally responsible design includes BIPVs which supplement 5% of the base electrical load, enhanced indoor air quality, materials with a high level of recycle content, water and storm management systems and is 35% more efficient than NYS ENERGY CODE complying buildings.