These school facilities, schools, refectory, leisure center, multipurpose hall, are inscribed on the philosophy of a broader plan to create an eco-district on the outskirts of Paris.
The buildings present well defined characteristics to be considered of high environmental quality and meet the highest standards of a very high-level of environmental performance – with regard to energy consumption, water management and choice of materials.
– ENHANCEMENT OF THE HISTORICAL HERITAGE:
a) enhancement of near historical monuments.
– REDUCING ENERGY NEEDS:
a) applying an architecture of bioclimatic principles;
b) study of a high-performance thermal facade;
c) study of high-efficiency energy systems;
d) use of renewable energy: biomass and solar energy;
– WATER MANAGEMENT:
a) management of rainwater;
b) reduction of drinking water consumption.
a) Analysis and reinforcement of biodiversity.
a) strong limitation of the embodied energy of materials (énergie grise) (wooden structure).