PIDC, its tenants, and partners have undertaken a number of sustainability-related initiatives at the Navy Yard to create a progressive and green work environment.
Adaptively reusing Navy-built buildings for new, modern office use, as well as their original industrial intent
Constructing the first developer-owned, multi-tenant LEED® Platinum buildings in the U.S. (One Crescent Drive)
Encouraging new buildings to be certified LEED® Silver at minimum
Using green technologies for renovations and maintenance, e.g. Energy Star roofs, energy efficient windows and lighting
Undertaking a major water/sewer project to upgrade the Navy Yard's aging infrastructure and improve water conservation
Rebuilding the road system with improved stormwater management systems
Expanded landscaping with water-loving plants and rain gardens, as well as permeable asphalt
Solar-and wind-powered street lamps
The Navy Yard Shuttle services free to employees and visitors to connect to mass transit
Eco-friendly cleaning products
Bicycle racks and lanes
EV charging stations
Offering bike share and car sharing options!