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The Most Sustainable Building In The World


Pittsburgh’s Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, a leader in sustainable building practices, has just opened one of the greenest structures in the world. (And we’re not just talking in terms of plants!) The Center for Sustainable Landscapes, the conservatory’s new education and research facility, aims to be the first building to achieve Living Building Challenge (net-zero water, net-zero energy), LEED Platinum, and Sustainable Sites Initiative certification.

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  • Yasha Wallin

    This is incredible, and a great model for the future of buildings. And it looks great!