• Photo courtesy of Michael Mathers Photography.

  • Photo courtesy of Michael Mathers Photography.

Cascade Park Community Library

Vancouver, WA

Project Categories

Government

Business Type

Community library

Size

25,000 square feet

Architect

Opsis Architecture

Owner

Vancouver Library Capital Facility Area

PAE Role

Mechanical engineering

Electrical engineering

Architectural lighting design

25

Percent better energy efficiency

than code requirements

Sustainability

Progress Report

Achieved 25% energy efficiency

Special features

  • A lighting control system that interfaces with daylighting to produce an integrated, energy-efficient system
  • Efficient electric lighting systems save 25%
  • Low-flow water fixtures