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Title: Truckee Middle School

URL: http://www.chps.net/chps_schools/truckee.htm

Abstract: School exceeds Title 24 (2001) by 20%; geothermal ground source heat pump system to heat and cool building, central boiler; low VOC materials and finishes; materials with high recycled content (steel frame, fly ash content concrete, etc.); dedicated recycling area; low-flow water fixtures; skylights and daylit classrooms with lightshelves; operable windows; stormwater controls and settling basins to promote ground water recharge; building bermed into sloped site to minimize visual impact and maximize thermal energy properties of the earth; native plants utilized; minimal earth relocation.

Source: chps schools

Date of Publication: April 2004

Resource Type: Case Study

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