King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Thuwal, Saudi Arabia 2003 Stretching across 9,000 acres on the Red Sea coast about 60km north of Jeddah, is the sparkling campus of the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology. KAUST is the vision of King Abdullah….

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Clark University – Alumni and Student Engagement Center

Clark University Worcester, MA 2015 Clark University wanted their newest addition to campus to be as energy efficient as possible. They retained Architerra, a Boston-based architectural firm well known for sustainable design and Architerra retained SDA for our innovative solar power solutions. With this being the first solar-powered building on…

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Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife Westboro, MA 2014 The Massachusetts Fish and Wildlife Agency’s new field headquarters is the first Net-Zero-Energy building commissioned by the Commonwealth. Architerra was retained to design the facility to achieve Net-Zero as well as LEED Platinum. Architerra retained SDA to help them balance the…

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Net-Zero-Energy Bullitt Center

Seattle, WA 2014 When Bullitt Foundation President and CEO Denis Hayes was ready to build his new headquarters, he set some very challenging goals. The six-story facility was to be Zero-Net-Energy and also meet all the requirements of the Living Building Challenge-a holistic set of restorative design criteria developed by…

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Tin Mountain Conservation Center

Albany, NH 2006 New Hampshire’s Tin Mountain Conservation Center provides education programs that foster greater awareness and understanding of the natural environment for school children, adults, and families. When the organization decided to build their new headquarters and Nature Learning Center, SDA was retained to help create a net-zero-energy home…

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Carlisle House

Carlisle, MA  1980 The Carlisle House, built in 1980, is a pioneering project for the residential application of photovoltaics. In collaboration with MIT and the US Department of Energy, Solar Design Associates designed this home that incorporates passive energy-saving building design features and cutting edge energy generation technology. In 1980,…

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Georgia Tech Aquatic Center

Georgia Tech Aquatic Center for the 1996 Atlanta Olympics Atlanta, GA 1996 The 1996 Summer Olympic Games were hosted in Atlanta, GA. The competition swimming pools were heated by large PV and solar thermal arrays mounted on the roof of the Olympic Natatorium at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Giving…

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