AIA COTE Top 10 Green Projects :: 2011

AIA's "Committee on the Environment (COTE) works to advance, disseminate, and advocate—to the profession, the building industry, the academy, and the public—design practices that integrate built and natural systems and enhance both the design quality and environmental performance of the built environment. COTE serves as the community and voice on behalf of AIA architects regarding sustainable design and building science and performance." -COTE's Mission

Every year the AIA COTE selects their Top 10 Green projects. Each of the projects must fulfill points in a variety of categories, so that they are awarded fairly. These are the 2011 awarded projects: