Environmental systems in the new building


The Blavatnik School of Government building strives to be as sustainable as possible, in place are innovative systems to contribute to this, these include:

  • Ground source heat pump system (heating & cooling)
  • Automated natural ventilation with summer night cooling
  • Automated solar control blinds
  • Demand-led variable air volume mechanical ventilation, with heat recovery in winter
  • Photovoltaics
  • Rainwater harvesting
  • Green roof
  • Low energy lighting with intelligent controls

Video by Hoare Lea