Nanakuli Public Library

Säzän Environmental Services provided sustainable design services for this 18,078 SF building in Waianae, Hawaii that includes a small business service center and audio recording facilities to document stories about Hawaii and the local community.

Sustainable design elements include photovoltaics, energy-efficient lighting, and water conservation strategies. Large windows and skylights maximize daylight to reduce energy costs. It was certified as a LEED Silver project under the LEED NC v2009 rating system.