Sustainable Urban Science Center

Web Abstract: 
Case study of the Sustainable Urban Science Center, a classroom/lab building that is part of a Quaker school in Philadelphia, that is designed with the goal of capturing students' interest with visible reminders of the building's sustainable strategies. The building and grounds include photovoltaic panels, prominent cisterns collect rainwater for toilet flushing, and markings on the pavement indicate the ground source heat pump geoexchange field below.
Author: 
Ade, David
Journal: 
High Performing Buildings
Media Type: 
Text
Publication Date: 
12/31/2011
Page Numbers: 
p30-40
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