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Arthur L. Irving Institute for Energy and Society

Principal Use


Design Architect

Goody Clancy

Anything about the engineers? Facade consultants?

Structural: Le Messurier; Mechanical: vanZelm

Gross Floor Area

5,110 m2 Units SI IP

55,005 ft2

Reason(s) for inclusion

Building Name

Arthur L. Irving Institute for Energy and Society


33 Tuck Mall, Hanover, NH 03755

Description / Additional Information

Describe the key innovation and technology aspects of the project

Project Narrative

Scheduled for completion in 2022, the building will be the first permanent home for the Irving Institute for Energy and Society. Its design demonstrates and expresses the building’s high performance while creating a space for interdisciplinary research that focuses on advancing an affordable, sustainable, and reliable energy future for the benefit of society.

General Information

Year completed (or major renovation)


Climate Zone


External Links

Link(s) for more information

Other Design Features

Energy Performance

Energy Use Intensity (energy consumption per year)

1 kWh/m2/year

1 kBtu/ft2/year

Percentage Provided by On-site Renewables


Construction Type

Construction Type

  • Curtain Wall

Prevalent Glazing Type

  • double glazing

Main Cladding Material

  • Glass
  • Aluminum
  • Steel

Skin Type

Skin Type

  • Double Skin Facade

Geometrical configuration

  • Multi-storey

Ventilation type

  • Outdoor Air Curtain

Solar Shading

Solar Shading Strategy

  • Dynamic Exterior Shading

Exterior shading

  • Exterior Movable Louvers or Blinds


Is there natural ventilation through the facade?


Type of Ventilation Strategy

  • Stack or Atrium-enabled

Relationship to Mechanical Systems

  • Assisted (both can work simultaneously)



Embodied Carbon

Energy Generation

Does the facade produce energy?


Percentage EUI Covered by the Facade


Type of Energy Produced

  • Electrical


Description / Additional Information