Figure 2: The Sustainability Hub is designed
like a home to display how energy-efficient
technologies can help residents save energy.
Figure 3: The Sustainability Hub opens the Community
Room to local nonprofits to hold meetings and events.

Combining innovation and practicality, the Hub was constructed with sustainable features and energy-efficient products.

The Hub’s features include:

  • Countertops made of recycled materials
  • Low-flow faucets and toilets
  • Bamboo floors
  • LED lighting
  • Recycled carpet and upholstery
  • Natural daylighting and heating
  • Restored antique tin ceilings
  • High-tech smart grid–connected Whirlpool appliances
  • Mitsubishi ductless mini-split HVAC system
  • Touchscreen television displays and an interactive lighting display