Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Its developers are calling it the "the greenest commercial building in the world." Monday afternoon, Seattle's Bullitt Center project will officially break ground on the $30 million project to create a "zero energy" office building on the edge of Capitol Hill. With solar panels generating as much energy as it needs in a year (in Seattle!), capturing rainwater for all water needs and treating all wastewater on site, the Bullitt Center goes far beyond a typical green building.