31 Dec '15, 6pm

Surprising new green-roofed community center in Paris meets stringent Passivhaus standards

Surprising new green-roofed community center in Paris meets stringent Passivhaus standards

wooden building in the suburbs of Paris is a community center designed to meet Passivhaus energy requirements. Part of an urban renovation project taking place in the Saint-Martin district, the Christian Marin Community Center contrasts the surrounding architecture and features a green roof that announces the flower plantations to follow shortly by the end of this fall. Guillaume Ramillien Architecture designed the building to "reaffirm the desire to enrich the available architectural offer and highlight the ecological engagement of the area."

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