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DASNY All Green-Only Green Construction Policy

DASNY promotes and supports sustainable design approaches and construction practices. Our internal processes shall facilitate integrated design and recognition of sustainable opportunities in every project, regardless of size or complexity, using all the tools available to us. Initial programming meetings for every project shall define specific sustainable goals which will be included in all discussions, including those determining budget and scheduling.  Our green policy for construction

Sustainability FAQs

Sustainability FAQs

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  • Why build with DASNY?

  • Why have we chosen to use the LEED rating systems?

  • What is the correlation between LEED certification and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)?

  • How many LEED projects has DASNY overseen?

  • How does the LEED process work?

  • Does LEED cost more?

  • How does DASNY integrate sustainable goals into our business and properties?

  • Does DASNY have experience with green roofs?

  • Can DASNY help to implement a geothermal system?

  • Does DASNY have experience implementing solar panel systems?

  • How can DASNY help make lighting more efficient?

  • We want to “green” our building but have no “extra” money. What are our options?

LEED Projects

CUNY's Lehman College Science Building

City University of New York's Lehman College Science Building earned LEED Platinum in 2013; the first project in the CUNY system to earn this status. To date, 40 projects overseen by DASNY have earned certification by the U.S. Green Building Council  for LEED status of Silver or higher. 

Read more > LEED projects

LEED Accredited Professionals

SUNY Cortland Dragon Hall

SUNY Cortland's Dragon Hall earned LEED Platinum in 2014; the first residence hall in the nation to achieve this status. DASNY has dozens of LEED accredited professionals across the organization to assist clients with their sustainability goals.

Read more > LEED APs at DASNY

John Jay College of Criminal JusticeUniversity at BuffaloSliderBronx Community CollegeCharles Evans Inniss Memorial LibraryFiterman HallHarlem HospitalUniversity at AlbanySUNY OswegoNiagara FallsAlbany Public LibrarySUNY CortlandHerbert H. Lehman CollegeDelmar Justice CenterBinghamton UniversitySUNY Geneseo
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