Bulfinch’s Wells Business Center Receives ENERGY STAR Label

Needham, MA - March 7, 2012 - The Bulfinch Companies, Inc., a Needham-based real estate investment and development firm, is pleased to announce that for the second year in a row, Wells Business Center, 199 Wells Avenue, Newton, has earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) ENERGY STAR certification.

Wells Business Center is three-story, 45,672 sf office building situated on a wooden campus with convenient access to Interstate 95/Route 128 via Exit 19A, as well as Route 9.

Created in 1992, ENERGY STAR is a joint program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy that helps to save money and protect the environment through energy efficient products and practices. In order to receive the ENERGY STAR label, a commercial building must achieve a score of 75 or higher on EPA’s 1-100 scale through a selective application process.

Bulfinch president, Eric Schlager, stated, “We are pleased that Wells Business Center has once again received the highly regarded ENERGY STAR designation. We remain committed to protecting the environment through the use of sustainable and efficient energy practices throughout the Bulfinch portfolio.”


About The Bulfinch Companies, Inc.

The Bulfinch Companies, Inc. is an entrepreneurial, value-added real estate investment firm
specializing in the acquisition, development, management, and
repositioning of commercial properties in Greater Boston. Since inception in 1936, Bulfinch, and its affiliates, have developed, acquired and repositioned over $1 Billion of commercial real estate. For more information, visit http://www.bulfinch.com