Find information about awards for NREL's exceptional buildings.
NREL's high-performance buildings are sustainability models for the use of energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies. Each building on NREL's South Table Mountain campus is designed to meet the Gold or Platinum standards of the U.S. Green Building Council's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program.
Energy Systems Integration Facility
2014 R&D Magazine Laboratory of the Year Award
2014 R&D Magazine Editors' Choice Award for the HP Apollo 8000 System
2014 DOE Sustainability Award
2014 Finalist for Project Management Institute's Project of the Year Award
Research Support Facility
2011 LEED Platinum Award, U.S. Green Buildings Council
2011 ENERGY STAR Certified Building
2011 DOE Secretary's Achievement Award
2011 GreenGov Presidential Award Green Innovation, White House Council on Environmental Equality
Science and Technology Facility
2009 ASHRAE Technology Award for Institutional Buildings, Second Place
2008 ASHRAE Technology Award for Institutional Buildings, First Place
2007 U.S. Green Buildings Council LEED Platinum Rating
Learn more about the Science and Technology Facility.
Integrated Biorefinery Research Facility
2011 U.S. Green Buildings Council Gold LEED Rating
Learn more about the Integrated Biorefinery Research Facility.
South Site Entrance Building
2013 U.S. Green Buildings Council Platinum LEED Rating
Learn more about the South Site Entrance Building.