Green Energy Laboratory (GEL), Shanghai (China)

The “Green Energy Laboratory” is a research centre on sustainable technologies of the Jiao Tong University. The complex is developed around a central courtyard whose roof can be opened depending on the season, serving as both a heat accumulation system and an air evacuation system. The 1500-m2 three-storey building includes laboratories, offices and dwelling units.

Client

Shanghai Jiaotong University

Period

2007 – 2012

Amount

€ 1.700.000

Project

Studio Archea, China Architecture Design & Research Group