Unformatted text preview: The glass on the windows is definitely cold. Windows are from what I can see single-paned. Each classroom has its own radiator heating system, with a thermostat. But because each classroom has its own ceiling fan, this allows the classrooms to be more efficient with cooling than being restricted to using the heater. Recycling Stations: Atlas: All carpet is recycled carpet and the design of the building was built with recycling Stations. Ketchum: There are 3 trash can labeled “recycle” that are definitely recent thoughts of add on to this building. Water Systems: Atlas: The faucets are all low flow faucets and the restroom has water-less urinals. Ketchum: The bathroom faucets are manual with fast flowing water. All faucets seem to be leak free and the urinals are water-less. Other: Ketchum: The hallway lights are always on except for the third floor) and seems like a waste of energy when there are hardly many people in the hallways....
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- Spring '07
- Light, Ketchum, Alex Sandlin ENVS, low flow faucets, Ketchum Arts, adjustable lighting controls