West Hollywood, CA – The Formosa South office building at The Lot has officially been certified LEED® Gold. This accolade adds to an ongoing list of environmentally focused designs from Studio One Eleven. LEED is the Leadership in Energy & Environmental design is a green building certification program that recognizes sustainable projects and will award them for satisfying outlines prerequisites. The rating system, developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), is the foremost program for buildings, homes, and communities that are designed, constructed, maintained and operated for improved environmental and human health performance.
We are pleased to announce that Formosa South received 64 points, and the building design accounts for a 34% reduction in water use and 16% in energy savings. Studio One Eleven is proud to continue integrating sustainable concepts in our designs including another ground-up office building named Plaza Building at The Lot.
For more information on LEED, go to http://www.usgbc.org/leed