EARTH, ENERGY, WATER and RECYCLING are some of the elements which contributed to Toyota of El Cajon being the first Green Dealership in San Diego County and also the first LEED certified building in El Cajon.
Earth – By reusing the existing building, more than 112,638,450 lbs of potential waste was diverted from the landfill.
Energy – This building saves over 1700 M Btu’s per year – equating to over $58,000 per year – this is over 19% more efficient than a similar building.
Water – Water from the restroom fixtures alone saves over 105,000 gallons of water per year – equating to almost 7 tennis courts filled 1 foot deep with water.
Recycle – From the ceilings to the floors, this facility incorporates recycled products.