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The Porter School of Environmental Studies – Tel Aviv, Israel

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Building: The Porter School of Environmental Studies
Architects: Geotectura, Chen Architects, Axelrod Grobman Architects
Location: Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
Architect In Charge: Dr. Joseph Cory, Dr. Yasha Grobman, Nir Chen
Year: 2014
Contractor: Shitufit LTD
Structural Engineer: Avivi Axelrod LTD, Gabi Trachtenberg

AEInterest: PSES hopes to achieve LEED platinum status upon completion later this year, due to its cost-effective chilled beam cooling system, EcoWall and green roof, 50 kw solar panels, biological pools and grey water harvesting that will prove vital in the drought-prone region.

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Written by Arizona Dabrusin

September 9, 2014 at 3:43 pm

Posted in Built

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