The UK’s first zero carbon retail building has been pioneered for Costa and showcased in the CIBSE Journal October 2015 supplement on Leisure and Retail.
The building is the first Costa Ecopod and is ventilated with Breathing Buildings
e-stacks. The Emission Zero designed building heralds a new dawn for retail establishments, with stunning air quality and ultra-low energy usage. The alluring aroma of fresh coffee is now accompanied with fresh air!
Read the article (http://portfolio.cpl.co.uk/CIBSE/201510-supplement/costa/) by Alex Smith who describes the integrated design philosophy and explains how the Breathing Buildings brain is the centre of the building’s heating, ventilation and cooling strategy.