Olive Meadow

Platinum! (83.5 Points)
LEED® FOR HOMES v2008 14062
National CORE
RRM Design Group

General Contractor
National CORE

Civil Engineer
Transtech Engineers

Mechanical Engineer
JVA Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineer
Gray Electrical Consulting + Engineering
Plumbing Engineer
JVA Mechanical Engineering

Landscape Architect
RRM Design Group
Solar Thermal
Promise Energy

Green Accomplishments

• Optimize Energy Performance in Mid-Rise Buildings to exceed 44.7% savings compared with Title 24 2008 Standard

• Quality air sealing and insulation installation implemented to greatly reduce envelope leakage and HVAC loads

• Solar Thermal System designed to offset 60% of natural gas loads for hot water

• Implemented stormwater quality measures that exceeded LEED requirements helping to reduce pollutants in the stormwater system

• Reduced heat island effects, by providing 100% of the parking located under carports

• Reduced irrigation demand by implementing drought tolerant planting, eliminating turf, smart irrigation controls, and deploying drip irrigation for all landscape areas

• Reduced burden on municipal water supply with high efficiency plumbing fixtures, including 1.1 GPF Niagara Stealth toilets

• Reduced burden on the landfill by diverting and recycling over 78% of the demolition/construction waste

• Used environmentally preferable building materials with low VOC’s