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  2. 2. Sustainable Design for Historic StructuresReaching for LEED GOLD<br />
  3. 3. Solar Panels (PV)<br />Reduce demand on outside power sources by providing on-site renewable energy.<br />EA Credit 2 On-Site Renewable Energy<br />9.6 Kilowatt system reduces CO2 emissions<br />Total life time generation 1376.5 kWh’s <br />1 LEED POINT<br />
  4. 4. 9.6 Kilowatt PV System<br />
  5. 5. Pervious Pavement in Upper Parking Lot<br />Controls storm water by allowing runoff to infiltrate to groundwater instead of discharging to city’s combined sewer system. Filter layer removes contaminants from storm water prior to combining with groundwater.<br />SS Credits 6.1 & 6.2 Storm Water Management Quality & Quantity Control<br />2 LEED POINTS<br />
  6. 6. Pervious Pavement<br />
  7. 7. Vegetated Roof<br />Vegetated Roof<br />Roof gardens reduce roof runoff through evapotranspiration and the heat island effect.<br />SS Credits 6.1 & 6.2 Storm Water Management Quality & Quantity Control<br />SS Credit 7.2 Heat Island Effect - Roof<br />2 LEED POINTS<br />
  8. 8. Vegetated Roof<br />
  9. 9. White Membrane Roof<br />High reflectivity material reducesbuilding’s heat island effect. <br />SS Credit 7.2 Heat Island Effect - Roof<br />1 LEED POINT<br />
  10. 10. High Performing Building Features within Space<br />High-efficiency packaged roof top units.<br />Co2 Sensors to ensure good air quality.<br />21% better energy performance than ASHRAE/IESNA Standard 90.1-2004.<br />EA Credit 1 Optimize Energy Performance <br />EQ Credit 1 Outdoor Air Delivery Monitoring<br />6 LEED POINTS<br />
  11. 11. New and Old Design – Building Re-Use Concepts Philosophy<br />Use of existing building significantly reduces the carbon footprint of the project and volume of materials disposed of at landfills.<br />MR Credit 1.1 Building Reuse, Maintain 75% of Existing Walls, Floors and Roof<br />1 LEED POINT<br />
  12. 12. Site Selection<br />This is a former Brownfield’s site located in an urban setting. Site proximity allows easy access to public transportation.<br />SS Credit 2 Development Density and Community Connectivity<br />SS Credit 3 Brownfield Redevelopment<br />SS Credit 4.1 Alternative Transportation, Public Transportation Access<br />3 LEED POINTS<br />
  13. 13. Rapidly Renewable Materials<br />Plan table is manufactured from compressed sunflower seeds. This is an example of a material source that completely renews in less than 10 years.<br />MR Credit 6 Rapidly Renewable Materials<br /> <br />Daylight Harvesting<br />Sensors in the building’s lighting system detect sunlight levels in the building and adjust interior light levels to conserve energy during peak sunlight hours.<br />EA Credit 1 Optimize Energy Performance<br />5 LEED POINTS<br />
  14. 14. Motion-Detecting Light Switches<br />Conserves energy by using motion detectors to turn on lights when occupied, and to turn them off when vacant.<br />EA Credit 1 Optimize Energy Performance<br />5 LEED POINTS<br /> <br />Carpeting<br />The carpet tiles are made of 100% recycled material, designed to be easily maintained or replaced.<br />MR Credit 4.1 Recycled Content, 10%<br />1 LEED POINT<br />
  15. 15. Non-VOC Emitting Materials<br />All materials utilized inside of the building, including wood products, paints, carpets and adhesives, were non-voc emitting.<br />EQ Credit 4.1 Low Emitting Materials, Adhesives & Sealants<br />EQ Credit 4.2 Low Emitting Materials, Paints & Coatings<br />EQ Credit 4.3 Low Emitting Materials, Carpet Systems<br />EQ Credit 4.4 Low Emitting Materials, Composite Wood and Agrifiber Products<br />4 LEED POINTS<br />
  16. 16. Power Sensor/Occupancy Sensor<br />Sensor mounted under work surface turns off computer monitor and task lighting when user is not at workstation further reducing the building’s energy use.<br />Innovation in Design Credit<br />1 LEED POINT<br />
  17. 17. Task Lighting<br />Task lighting provides lighting controllability for workstation user.<br />EQ Credit 6.1 Controllability of Systems - Lighting<br />1 LEED POINT<br />
  18. 18. Water Efficiency <br />Waterless Urinal, Dual-Flush Toilets, Low-Flow Fixtures<br />Reduce building’s water consumption. Water usage was reduced by more than 40%, earning the building credit for Exemplary Performance.<br />WE Credits 3.1 & 3.2 Water Use Reduction, 30% Reduction<br />Exemplary Performance Credit, 40% Water Use Reduction <br />3 LEED POINTS<br /> <br />Water Efficient Landscaping<br />Native and drought tolerant planting used; no irrigation system needed to be installed.<br />WE Credits 1.1 & 1.2 Water Efficient Landscaping, No Irrigation<br />2 LEED POINTS<br />
  19. 19. Permeable Concrete Pavers for Patio Outside Kitchen<br />Control storm water by allowing runoff to infiltrate to groundwater instead of discharging to city’s combined sewer system. Filter layer removes contaminants from storm water prior to combining with groundwater.<br />SS Credits 6.1 & 6.2 Storm Water Management Quality & Quantity Control<br />2 LEED POINTS<br />Recycling<br />Receptacles for recycling waste located throughout building. During construction, 95% of all construction materials were recycled and thus diverted from landfills. <br />MR Prerequisite 1 Storage & Collection of Recyclables<br />MR Credits 2.1 & 2.2 Construction Waste Management, Divert 75% from Disposal<br />2 LEED POINTS<br />
  20. 20. Building Shell<br />Energy-efficient building shell comprised of windows with double glazed low-e glass, closed shell insulation spray on walls, and enhanced roof insulation.<br />EA Credit 1 Optimize Energy Performance<br />5 LEED POINTS<br />Green Clean<br />Cleaning/janitorial service utilizes only green cleaning products.<br />Innovation in Design Credit<br />1 LEED POINT<br />

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