The Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation – Opened Fall 2018
The Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation at Mohawk College welcomed its first students this past fall!.. Designed to incorporate leading-edge technologies and technique, at 96,000 square feet it is Canada’s largest, and Hamilton’s first, net zero institutional building. Chosen as one of 16 pilot project for the Canadian Green Building Council’s Zero Carbon Building Standard, the building is designed to exceed the requirements for energy harvesting and conservation. The standard assesses carbon use in commercial, institutional and multi-family buildings in Canada.
Leading-edge technologies include:
• High-performance building envelope to maximize heating and cooling while maximizing natural light
• Green roof with extensive planted areas
• Solar panel...