Continuing Education Classroom Building

Certified LEED Platinum in 2017

 

Green Building Features:

  • Received all available credits for water use reduction and water-efficient landscaping
  • Full points for on-site renewable energy and optimizing energy performance
  • +5 LEED points for innovation in design 
  • Strategically mitigates the impact of glare and heat through a trellis patterned with 55-kW solar panels
  • Natural gas and fuel gas piping are not part of the building projects energy source, but the building systems rely upon heat-pump technology for space and water heating
  • High-efficiency lighting allows for a reduction of energy use while maintaining generous lighting levels, and uses LED light fixtures allows for performance 24% better than the California Energy Code