• Linacre College, University of Oxford

    Client: Linacre College
    Value: £5m
    Architect: ECD Architects
    Completion: 1997

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    These multi-occupancy residential buildings in Oxford were the first such buildings to be awarded a BREEAM rating of ‘Excellent’ in the UK.

    The buildings were designed from the outset with a comprehensive assessment of the embodied energy inherent in the construction process, as well as running costs.

    Rainwater and grey water are being reused and its annual Co2 emissions compensated for by the protection of an area of the forest sufficient to absorb the volume of CO2.   

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  • Linacre College, University of Oxford

    Client: Linacre College
    Value: £5m
    Architect: ECD Architects
    Completion: 1997

    Read more…

    These multi-occupancy residential buildings in Oxford were the first such buildings to be awarded a BREEAM rating of ‘Excellent’ in the UK.

    The buildings were designed from the outset with a comprehensive assessment of the embodied energy inherent in the construction process, as well as running costs.

    Rainwater and grey water are being reused and its annual Co2 emissions compensated for by the protection of an area of the forest sufficient to absorb the volume of CO2.   

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