25 Nov '15, 12pm

Stunning GreenZone prefab is a showcase of sustainability for Baltimore

The epicenter of the recent Baltimore riots could soon turn into an “epicenter of opportunity” thanks to a stunning new prefab project that recently debuted at Greenbuild. Building Design+Construction Magazine (BDC) teamed up with Zigner/Snead Architects , the U.S. Green Building Council , and Modular Genius to design and build BDC’s annual Greenbuild GreenZone demonstration building: the Green Workforce Development Center, a modular structure for the local nonprofit Parks & People in the Mondawmin community. Designed to LEED standards, the 588-square-foot prefab facility will harvest rainwater, maximize daylighting, and teach the public about energy-saving design.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/stunning-greenzone-prefab-is-a-showc...

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