As a new campus, UC Merced has been a blank slate, and the campus and UC system have endeavored to introduce new technologies and environmentally sound design and construction. This 324,000 square-foot mixed use project is proposed in response to a Zero Net Energy Challenge, by Pacific Gas & Electric in partnership with UC Merced.
Conceptual design for renovation of Career Technology Building and addition of Theater at Sonoma Valley High School.
Site feaseability studies, schematic design and cost analysis for various options at 2 sites for a new Water and Energy Education Facility for the Sonoma County Water Agency.
This thesis approaches the role of architecture by first examining the greater energy context within which the built environment exists. It is implicit that by understanding this energy context those designers, principles and policy makers will grasp the magnitude of their collective decisions. A second section of this thesis presents a specific architectural solution designed to respond to the current approaches as a sustainable alternative.
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