A key component of sustainability is divesting from fossil fuels as our main source of energy. Sustainability also encompasses conservative resource use, care for our natural environment, education and social equity. The AJLC aims to reinforce all these parameters of sustainability in systems integrated into the building.
A deeper look into the photovoltaic systems that generate more than 100% of the center's electricity.Photovoltaic Systems
The landscape features a variety of constructed ecosystems that simulate native northern Ohio ecosystems and incorporates cultigens that produce food for humans.Landscape
The Living Machine mimics natural wetlands to filter and recycle the center's wastewater.Living Machine