Sustainability

Piedmont is dedicated to environmentally sustainable practices that enhance our commitment to provide highest quality office properties. We strive to own and manage workplaces that are environmentally conscious, productive, and healthy for our tenants and employees by:

  • Empowering our property teams with the data and tools they need to sustainably manage their buildings.
  • Leveraging industry partnerships with BOMA, ENERGY STAR, and U.S. Green Building Council, to confirm and advance the energy and sustainability performance of our assets.
  • Implementing processes that continually improve our environmental performance.

Click to review our 2018 Sustainability Report and Environmental Management Policy and learn more about our various initiatives.

Piedmont leverages industry partnerships including BOMA, ENERGY STAR, and U.S. Green Building Council, to advance the energy and sustainability performance of its assets.


CERTIFICATIONS

Piedmont ranks second among REITs based on the number of buildings owned and managed with Building Owners and Managers Association ("BOMA") 360 designations

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Approximately 64% of Piedmont's office portfolio is ENERGY STAR® certified (based on Square Footage)

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Approximately 40% of Piedmont's office portfolio is LEED® Certified (based on Square Footage)

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Recognition

The Outstanding Building of the Year (TOBY) Awards are sponsored by BOMA on an annual basis and honor the best of the best in commercial buildings.

The Atlanta Galleria has been awarded the WELL Health-Safety Rating through the International WELL Building Institute (IWBI). The WELL Health-Safety Rating is an evidence-based, third-party verified rating for all new and existing building and space types focusing on operational policies, maintenance protocols, stakeholder engagement and emergency plans to address a post-COVID-19 environment now and into the future.