The LEED-Gold certified Diana Center was built with a green roof that helps extend the life of the roofing membrane, provide energy savings, and creates valuable public green space. It also provides Barnard students a unique place to conduct studies and experiments.
Green Roof Advantages
- Extends the green space of the campus
- Reduces heat transfer through roof, improving energy efficiency
- Limits rainwater surges
- Serves as an outdoor classroom
- Provides an entertainment venue