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Fales Elementary School Published in Building Design + Construction

Building Design + Construction features HMFH’s new net-positive energy elementary school in Westborough, MA, the first public school in New England to achieve this ambitious energy benchmark.

Opened to students in November 2021, the new Annie E. Fales Elementary School sets a precedent for energy-efficient design in educational facilities, generating 11.6% more energy than required to operate the all-electric school. The K-3 facility integrates innovative sustainable design strategies with light-filled interiors, warm natural materials, and vibrant wall graphics to create a child-centric learning environment that fosters creativity, curiosity and an appreciation for the environment.

Read the full article in Building Design + Construction.