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Penn Law’s Golkin Hall Earns LEED Gold

October 23, 2013

Golkin Hall has been awarded LEED Gold status for new construction by the U.S. Green Building Council, a coveted recognition of best-in-class building strategies for energy and environmental design. The 40,000 square foot building, which opened in April 2012, incorporates advanced green features into its modern design for classrooms, administrative and faculty office space, and social areas. Read more on the University Communications News site.

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The Swine Teaching and Research Center at Penn’s New Bolton Center has capacity to meet 10-12% of its energy needs using solar power.

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