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In the News: Net Zero facility to become teaching tool

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CFM&D article on Mohawk's Joyce Centre 

Net zero facility to become teaching tool

Mohawk College to give students chance to operate carbon neutral building

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

By Michelle Ervin

The Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation is poised to become a teaching tool for current and future building professionals alike.

The net zero-targeting project is part of Canada Green Building Council and World Green Building Council pilots that will establish benchmarks for carbon neutral buildings. And once the four-storey, 96,000-square-foot institutional facility is occupied, Mohawk College will give students the chance to participate in its operations for credit.

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