Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens employed Sparhawk Group to commission their newest Education Center. This project utilized technologies to achieve the highest level LEED certification possible: Platinum LEED status. In addition to achieving a Platinum LEED rating, this project also was a Net-Zero carbon project.
All the energy used by the building is creating by the building. This incredible project reflects the depth of expertise that the Commissioning Agents at Sparhawk Group possess. Systems commissioned included solar photovoltaic, solar thermal, rainwater collection systems, day-lighting controls, and energy recovery systems. Sparhawk Group also commissioned the building envelope. The Commissioning Agents performed air leakage testing and thermal imaging on the entire building.