NREL Research Support Facilities

Situated on the Golden, Colorado campus of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, the 220,000 sf Research Support Facility is a showcase office building demonstrating that highly efficient, large scale buildings can be both aesthetically pleasing and cost-competitive. The certified LEED-NC Platinum project is considered one of the most energy efficient buildings of its scale in the world and is on target to operate at a net-zero energy consumption annually.

Project Type

Government

Date

2010

Location

Golden, Colorado

Architect

RNL Design/Stantec Architecture, Inc.

Contractor

Haselden Construction

Cost

$64.2 Million

Project Delivery Type

Design/Bid/Build

Services Provided

Structural Engineering

Materials

Steel; Concrete - Mildly Reinforced