NORTH KOHALA PUBLIC LIBRARY
The North Kohala Public Library was designed as a “sustainable” building per Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) standards.
The LEED rating system is “a nationally accepted benchmark for the design, construction and, operation of high performance green buildings.” This project was awarded LEED gold Certification. The project incorporated sustainable design features such as photovoltaic panels and a wind turbine to generate electricity; natural day lighting and a water catchments system to conserve electricity and water usage; and other sustainable measures.
54-3645 Akoni Pule Highway
Kapaau, HI 96755