The Ballantyne® campus has decades of commitment to green-friendly development and business practices which helped earn Northwood Office the ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Award two years in a row.
20+ Parks and Ponds
Long stewards of the environment, the Ballantyne community remains committed to sustainable business practices. Northwood continues to evaluate energy management, water conservation, recycling efforts and more to ensure we implement the most effective and environmentally-friendly procedures.
Recognized For Sustainable Efforts
Sustainable Leader 2022Awarded ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year by the EPA and U.S. Department of Energy
NAIOPSustainable Development Award
Sustainable Leader 2021Awarded ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year by the EPA and U.S. Department of Energy
Energy Efficiency39 Buildings in Ballantyne® Earned Certification
COVID-19 SafetyAll Ballantyne® Buildings are WELL HSR-Certified
By the Numbers
- 2.5M SF Leed® Certified Space
- ALL Buildings are ENERGY STAR® Certified
- 24 Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
- 10 Parking Decks with 100% LED Lighting
- 60+ Eastern Bluebird Nesting Boxes for Safe Nesting Environment
- 85% Suspended Solids Eliminated from Storm Water Runoff
Sustainable Events in Ballantyne
800,000 bees have produced 400 pounds of honey.
Ballantyne's Backyard is home to 12 honeybee hives. The apiary is maintained by certified beekeeper Robert Suydam of the Mecklenburg County Beekeepers Association (MCBA). Ballantyne wildflower honey can be found at Northwood’s community events, Ballantyne area hotels and available for online purchase.
Northwood has teamed up with Davidson University and Queens University to relocate or install 75 Eastern Bluebird nesting boxes across the Ballantyne campus to provide a safe nesting environment. The student programs regularly monitor the bluebird boxes and report back their findings.
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Northwood Women Changing the Face of Ballantyne®
In honor of Women's History Month, we're happy to introduce three women at the forefront of elevating the Ballantyne® campus to the next level.
RXO Opens Ballantyne HQ
RXO is the fourth-largest broker of full-truckload freight in the United States and will bring 750 jobs to Charlotte.
What to Expect at The Amp
Northwood Office will begin programming The Amp, Ballantyne's new outdoor amphitheater, this fall.
The new path will connect Charlotte’s greenway system to Ballantyne.
OMB Construction Underway
Steel framing is up for the two-story brewery, which is expected to deliver early 2024.
WELL Health-Safety Rating Achieved
61 locations, including all Ballantyne Buildings have earned the rating for a second year in a row.
2022 Year in Review
Northwood Office celebrates the impact, progress and success in Ballantyne over the past year.
Virtual Food Drive Results
Northwood is making an impact on local hunger.
Annual Holiday Gift
A gift on behalf of you.
A New Look
Northwood Office has given the Ballantyne brand a refresh.
Ballantyne’s Sustainable Impact on Local Community
Reduce, reuse and recycle.
Ballantyne Campus Earns Sustainability Award
Northwood earned the award for the second year in a row.
Launch of the CREATE Ballantyne Art Program
The extensive art program will bring exhibits and installations to campus.
Community Park Now Open
The park features over 100 acres of lush greenspace.
Greenway Construction Underway
Construction has officially begun.
Ballantyne Earns WELL Health-Safety Rating
Northwood Office implemented new practices and features across campus.
Credit Karma Opens East Coast Headquarters
The new fintech hub will bring 600 jobs to the area by 2026.
Brixham Park Upgrades Underway
The new and improved green space is tentatively slated to open by spring 2023.
New Anchor Tenant at The Bowl
Olde Mecklenburg Brewery to anchor the urban district.