At Hampshire College, Sustainability Efforts Reach New Level

Published by the Boston Globe on February 20, 2016

Recently featured in an article by the Boston Globe was the Kern Center at Hampshire College. The Kern Center is a Net Zero energy building, meaning the building will produce ZERO net energy.

The private college’s first new building in 20 years is a model of sustainability, featuring composting toilets, rooftop solar panels to power the building, and a water supply that draws on rainwater stored in underground cisterns. The building, slated to open in April, will use zero net energy, produce its own water supply, and manage its wastewater.

 

Read the full article here from the Boston Globe: Hampshire College Sustainability Efforts Reach New Level

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