25 Feb '12, 11am

World's Largest Net-Zero Building Will Call South Carolina Home | Care2 Causes

World's Largest Net-Zero Building Will Call South Carolina Home | Care2 Causes

Apparently, even a staunchly conservative state like South Carolina appreciates the money-saving efficiency of a green building . When the University of South Carolina’s Darla Moore School of Business is completed in 2013, it’s expected to bear the title of largest net-zero building in the world. School officials and the building’s designers hope that it will set a new standard for innovation and energy efficiency in higher-education facilities. In addition to a trading room with stock market ticker boards, a 500-seat lecture and performance hall, and classrooms outfitted with advanced telepresence technology, the new Moore School of Business will feature a green turf to reduce heat and improve energy efficiency–one of a myriad of green elements that will allow the building to qualify for both a LEED Platinum and Net-Zero rating. Net-Zero means that the building will gener...

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