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“Covington Ford 1st Full Service Leeds Store In The U.S.”
A Leeds (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Dealership is an internationally recognized third party green building certification system. Our Leeds Dealership promotes a whole-building approach to sustainability by recognizing performance in 6 key areas: * SUSTAINABLE SITE (within 1/2 mile walking distance to 10 basic services-LED parking lot and preferred parking provided for van pools, carpools, low emitting vehicles.) * WATER EFFICIENCY (50% reduction in water consumption anticipated thru efficient plumbing fixtures. Recycled water used thru car wash bays.)
* ENERGY & ATMOSPHERE (30% reduction in energy con- sumption-insulated glass-20% of energy used will be solar) * MATERIALS & RESOURCES (all recycled materials used in the bldg. 100% of roof insulation were reused from other bldgs. Area designated for collection and storage of recyclables.) * INDOOR ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY (complete non-smoking building w/designated smoking areas 25' away from all entries, skylight that covers most of customer lounge to provide natural daylight.) * INNOVATION IN DESIGN (provides charging stations for electric cars for employee-customer future cars. Design and construction process 95% paperless by the use of digital format of drawings and documents.