• Image courtesy of Cesar Rubio

  • Image courtesy of Cesar Rubio

Goldman Tennis Center

San Francisco, CA

Business Type



7,800 square feet

The renovation of this 1894-era tennis center in Golden Gate Park was a chance to honor the history and surroundings while increasing the sustainability and access to tennis. The new clubhouse and upgraded courts offer the community a welcoming learning environment in an iconic location.



  • LEED Silver

Special features

  • All-Electric building for zero fossil fuel use.
  • Air-source heat pump domestic hot water design resulting in 80% energy use reduction over code.
  • PV array covers 30% of the roof for additional energy production.
  • State of the art LED lighting for site elements (tennis courts, landscape, and hardscape) resulting in 80% energy use reduction over code.
  • Building envelope designed for healthy, energy efficient ventilation through passive and natural systems.
  • In addition to MEP design services PAE provided analysis and modeling services for energy use, water use, and thermal comfort using natural ventilation.

Media Coverage

Campaign for Golden Gate Park Tennis Center