• The information below applies to the 2020 Green Building Program.
New development project teams may request additional bonus density and/or height in exchange for green building certification as outlined below.
Regardless of the FAR being pursued, the County's Green Building Incentive Program requires the following:
The following requirements depend on the FAR being pursued:
Clarification: Residential projects that earn bonus density in exchange for Energy Star certification with a score of 75 do so using Energy Star Portfolio Manager. The Energy Star score is based on post-occupancy energy utility data. This is not certification through the ENERGY STAR Multifamily High Rise Program (New Construction).
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Arlington Initiative to Rethink Energy