This week, Google signed a 942 MW power purchase agreement (PPA) with SB Energy to procure solar energy in Texas. The giant is set to purchase 75% of the renewable energy produced by four of the solar projects under development; the Orion 1-3 and Eiffel solar projects total 1.2GW and are proje...
Metro: New York
State: New York State
Country: United States
Region: North America
Ownership: Google owns the building.
Located in the historic Chelsea district of Manhattan, 111 Eighth Avenue is a seventeen (17) story, 2.9 million square foot, modern office building and retail complex, originally constructed as the New York Port Authority headquarters.
Entrances and Loading Docs
The pedestrian entrances to the property are located on Eighth and Ninth Avenues. Multiple full- sized loading docks with three bays each are located on 16th Street, and are used for deliveries, messenger service and construction entrances.
Subway Lines & Airports
Located at the Eighth Avenue side of the building, are entrances to the Eighth Avenue NYC subway lines A, C, E & L. The 1, 2, 3 and 9 subway lines are located a short distance away on 7th Avenue. Also, there is a NY/NJ PATH train stop on 14th Street and 6th Avenue.
The building’s location is convenient to the metropolitan airports in the tri-state area. In addition, a multitude of restaurants and other commercial establishments, such as the Chelsea Market and Chelsea Piers Sports Center, to fill every need are located just steps away from the building.