Green Path

Information about the green building program and green initiatives in the City of Albuquerque.

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Building Green in Albuquerque

Those who build green, in addition to taking advantage of long-term energy savings, enjoy the benefit of expedited review time of their building plans, as well as preliminary plan reviews at no cost.

View the Green Path Criteria, Application, and Incentives to find:

  • Criteria for commercial and residential projects
  • Application materials checklist for commercial and residential projects
  • More information about the Green Path program

Green Path is founded on the LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) rating system. LEED was developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) to promote and standardize sustainable buildings.

Green Path Projects

The Green Path program encourages and facilitates design and construction of energy efficient buildings that substantially exceed code minimum. Only the most energy efficient buildings meet Green Path criteria.

Other green building and energy-saving projects in Albuquerque and New Mexico: