>>> in order to get certification it must pass rigorous certification. uti received certification. in the echo watch, it's certainly will not be the last. >> if ifyou're going to build a massive lead certified building, get ready to cover a lot of ground. >> the landscape is indigenous to the area. it requires much less water. >> research building at
uta is not only lead certified, it is gold certified. with more than 200,000 square feet, the construction used less raw material, less waste and less water and electricity y than the typithcal building of di its size. the landscaping captures rainwater. it even has a green roof, carefully shaded windows and lots of natural lighting. and it all adds up. >> ended up getting every point that we went after. >> they built for silver that captures gold. es they want to repeat. once the engineering building was completed,
uta ima mediately started building the e next gold certified building. this one holds homore people. >> we certainly will have more mo visitors. >> the certification is ispending and the engineers are optimistic. in fact, it's expected. >> the design guidelines state, we wi ll design to lead silver, for projects moving forward.