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The Division of the State Architect (DSA) recently completed a forward-thinking new initiative to highlight ways to improve the built environment while simultaneously greening California’s aging school facilities with design concepts that will reduce energy and water consumption at campuses across the state.

The initiative, dubbed 7x7x7: Design Energy Water, engaged seven noted architectural firms to develop seven case studies in sustainable school design, forseven representative school campuses.

Watch a short video featuring the 7x7x7 “Call to Action” event held in Sacramento in February.

Written by California Department of General Services

The Department of General Services (DGS) serves as business manager for the state of California. General Services helps to better serve the public by providing a variety of services to state agencies through procurement and acquisition solutions, real estate management and design, environmentally friendly transportation, professional printing, design and web services, and funding for the creation and construction of safe schools. The DGS vision: Excellence in the Business of Government!

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