|The South Plant, a 14,200 square-foot building with over 1,100 feet of tunnel, supports the growth of Rice University by providing additional utility capacity. The South Plant powers the ten-story BioScience Research Collaborative at University and Main. The plant features many sustainable attributes including condensate harvesting, a green roof and photovoltaic arrays. The plant is located south of Wiess College at Entrance 4.|
The Rice University South Plant greenroof has 4,000 sf of waterproofing and was completed on May 1, 2008.
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|Rice University is located at 6100 Main St, Houston, Texas 77005-1827; http://www.rice.edu/. Information Source: Houston Area Green Roofs PDF from the City of Houston Department of Public Works and Engineering Green Building Resource Center. Visit their website here.|
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