Gallery: Green-Roofed CA Academy of Sciences Crowned the World’s Larges...


Today the California Academy of Sciences achieved a groundbreaking feat of sustainable design as the U.S. Green Building Council presented it with its second LEED Platinum certification, making it America’s first double platinum museum, and the world’s largest double platinum building! The green-roofed museum designed by Renzo Piano continues to perform to the highest sustainable standards three years after it received its first LEED rating. Find out more about what makes this building so remarkably green right after the jump!

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