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Thursday, July 22, 2010
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Green Building Site Tour: FirstEnergy West

 ****Maximum capacity has been reached. Registration now closed. No walk ins *****

 

NEO Chapter of the USGBC has arranged this great opportunity to see the LEED Gold certified West Akron Campus of  FirstEnergy which was designed by Cleveland based Vocon and constructed by Fairlawn based Welty Building. This is one of the largest LEED projects in Ohio and demonstrates FirstEnergy's commitment to sustainability well.

 

Some highlights include: reflective surfacing, 36% water usage reductions, 26% more efficient HVAC systems, 69% of construction waste recycled,  23% materials manufactured from recycled content, 21% of building materials sourced within 500 miles, and more!

 

 

 ****Maximum capacity has been reached. Registration now closed. No walk ins *****   NEO Chapter of the USGBC has arranged this great opportunity to see the LEED Gold certified West Akron Campus of  FirstEnergy which was designed by Cleveland based Vocon and constructed by Fairlawn based Welty Building. This is one of the largest LEED projects in Ohio and demonstrates FirstEnergy's commitment to sustainability well.   Some highlights include: reflective surfacing, 36% water usage reductions, 26% more efficient HVAC systems, 69% of construction waste recycled,  23% materials manufactured from recycled content, 21% of building materials sourced within 500 miles, and more!    

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