Sustainable Features of EPA's National Computer Center in Research Triangle Park, NC
- Energy Conservation - EPA initiated numerous energy-saving projects, such as "Green" lighting features, including high-efficiency fluorescent lighting, motion sensors, daylight dimming sensors, and manual override switches
- “Green” Power - The 100-kilowatt, integrated roof power system, is one of the largest photovoltaic (PV) installations on the East Coast.
- “Green” Building – A recipient of the Golden Leaf Award of Merit in the Sustainable Properties category, which recognizes the best contributions to the community, with a goal of encouraging better-designed and better-maintained properties. These awards are given for projects that create a sustainable built environment by incorporating green building principles in the planning and development of projects.
- Water Conservation – The practice of sound water resource management, which emphasizes wise, and efficient use of water.