Planning, Design and Construction
CHEN Earns LEED Gold! Caltech's Chen Neuroscience Research Building has been awarded LEED Gold certification for its numerous sustainable features. With this emphasis on sustainable design, this hub for studying the brain and spinal cord consumes nearly 30% less energy than a typical lab building, features native and drought-resistant vegetation, and serves as a model for resiliency with a 1 MW fuel cell able to power the entire building independently from the electric grid. For more information click HERE!