Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Owner: Escape Adventures, Inc.
Certified: June 2013
Project Size: 10,000 ft²
Architect: Creative Fit
Energy Cost Savings: 100%
LEED Certification: Platinum
Las Vegas Cyclery represents a new standard for environmental stewardship and retail business with a commitment to green building and improved indoor air quality for the benefit of employees and customers. By prioritizing a healthy retail environment, this building promotes occupant health and happiness. The building was designed to meet 100% of its energy needs, with renewable energy sources, throughout the year.
53 kW solar powered system consisting of over 195 panels located on the roof and parking structures
5 kW wind turbine
Occupancy sensors and high efficiency LED fixtures throughout
Low flow water fixtures reduce water use by more than 40%
Upside-down roof with insulation on the outside of the roof and double thick for summers
More than 20% of the materials that went into the project were composed of recycled materials