Brandywine Realty Trust Announces Two Additional Energy Star Buildings

Jan 04, 2010, 13:00 ET from Brandywine Realty Trust

RADNOR, Pa., Jan. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Brandywine Realty Trust (NYSE: BDN) announced today that it has earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) prestigious Energy Star label for its 600 West Germantown Pike building in Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania and its Three Barton Skyway building in Austin, Texas. These are the fifteenth and sixteenth Brandywine buildings to achieve this designation.

"We are honored to accept the EPA's Energy Star label recognizing these two buildings among the most energy efficient in the nation," stated George Johnstone, Senior Vice President of Operations and Asset Management for Brandywine Realty Trust. "These designations are a testament to our company-wide focus on sustainability and optimizing energy efficiency throughout our portfolio."

Organizations earn the Energy Star by using the EPA's national energy performance system to generate energy-efficiency ratings for their buildings. For more information, visit

About Brandywine Realty Trust

Brandywine Realty Trust is one of the largest, publicly traded, full-service, integrated real estate companies in the United States. Organized as a real estate investment trust and operating in select markets, Brandywine owns, develops and manages a primarily Class A, suburban and urban office portfolio aggregating approximately 34.9 million square feet, including 25.6 million square feet which it currently owns on a consolidated basis. For more information, visit our website at

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