The Abbey Gardens "Alternative Energy Presentation Centre"
The design for Abbey Garden's new "Alternative Energy Presentation Centre" is just about complete! The building will be constructed by Fleming College's Sustainable Building Design & Construction program this coming summer. It will feature straw bale walls, the front being rounded, rammed earth walls, double stud high performance walls. The foundation will be a slab on grade with in-floor heating, powered by a pellet stove. The roof insulation will be blown cellulose recycled