Silver Star Apartments

Platinum! (108 Points)
LEED® FOR HOMES v2008 13120
MULTI-FAMILY • LOW-RISE

 

Client
A Community Of Friends ACOF
Architect
FSY Architects

General Contractor
Dreyfuss Construction

Civil Engineer
SWCE Civil Engineering

Mechanical Engineer
JaycoCal Engineering
Electrical Engineer
Electrical Building Systems
Plumbing Engineer
JaycoCal Engineering

Landscape Architect
Yael Lir Landscape Architects
Photovoltaics
Promise Energy

Green Accomplishments

Multi-Family Energy Star Homes Certified

Targeting Energy Petal Certification • Living Building Challenge

• Carbon Neutral Building

• All Electric Site (no fossil fuels used)

• Net Zero Energy, Carbon Neutral, meets and exceeds 2030 Challenge Targets with a projected annual EUI of 0 kBtu

• Optimize Energy Performance in Mid-Rise Buildings to exceed 54.2% (per LEED) savings compared with Title 24 2013 Standard

• PV system designed to offset 100% of all site energy use

• High efficiency heat pump water heaters coupled with solar thermal pre-heat to offset 80% of their energy consumption

• Implemented stormwater quality infiltration feature to capture 100% of stormwater, protecting our waterways and replenishing the aquifer

• Zero stormwater project, allowing all stormwater, with the exception of driveways, to be infiltrated onsite

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

• Reduced burden on the landfill by diverting and recycling over 91% of the demolition/construction waste

• Used environmentally preferable building materials and low VOC products