Solar Powered State Agency Headquarters

Exterior of the Massachusetts Fish and Wildlife Headquarters

Event Date: 

Friday, September 13, 2019




Westborough, MA

CEU Information: 

CEUs: AIA 3.0 LU/HSW; certificates of attendance provided to all attendees

$25 Members/$35 Non-Members

This early autumn Pro Tour, hosted by Solar Design Associates, showcased the new Massachusetts Fish & Wildlife Headquarters, a 45,000 square foot, net-positive LEED Platinum facility. The facility features an open, day-lit plan that includes offices, a library, flexible meeting rooms, laboratory and classroom space and supports a staff of 120 people.

Project Details

  • Units:  1
  • Square Footage:  ~45,000
  • Type of Construction: New (completed in 2015)
  • 290 kw roof-mounted PV array
  • Approximately 105% of annual energy demand generated on site
  • Geothermal wells for heating and cooling
  • Site work includes an courtyard featuring a demonstrative ecosystem


Tentative Schedule

12:30 PM

Doors open, registration, networking and coffee

1:00 PM

Welcome by NESEA

1:10 PM

Presentation from the building owner and project team

2:30 PM

Tour of project begins; attendees rotate through content-specific stations

3:45 PM

Group Reconvenes back at initial meeting point

4:00 PM

Reception with light refreshments

4:15 PM

Q&A Panel with members of project team

5:00 PM

Event Concludes


If you have questions about this event, you can contact Florence at or 413-774-6051 x10.



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