Mesa Court Student Housing Expansion

Certified LEED Platinum in 2018

 

Green Building Features:

  • Received a Best Practice Award for Sustainable Design in 2017
  • 53% more efficient than required by California’s building code (Title 24)
  • Solar panels provide 14% of energy needs (there are 63 solar PV panels on the building)
  • Solar hot water system (provides 40% of water used in dorms)
  • Zero waste dining facility, with a 95% or higher waste diversion rate
  • Flow through basins treat storm water before entering storm drain system
  • Green roofs that insulate for heating loss and reduce solar heat gain