Sustainable Residence Hall At Wheaton College To Open For Fall Semester

Sustainable Residence Hall At Wheaton College To Open For Fall Semester

July 17, 2019 , , , , ,

One of the first in Massachusetts to meet the Passive House Institute of US (PHIUS) rigorous energy-efficiency standards, Wheaton College’s newest residence hall is fully equipped with sustainable systems including air-to-water heat pumps and a shower drainwater heat-recovery system to…

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The Cutting-Edge of Sustainable Design: Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

The Cutting-Edge of Sustainable Design: Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

July 2, 2019 , , , , , ,

Among the most sustainable facilities in the world, Pittsburgh’s Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens has connected people to nature for over 125 years. One campus building, the Center for Sustainable Landscapes, is ILFI Living Building Certified, LEED Platinum, SITES Platinum…

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