Innovative Grocery Store Seeks LEED Certification

Baker, Tim
September 2004
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Sep2004, Vol. 76 Issue 9, p27
Describes the supermarket of Giant Eagle in Brunswick, Ohio. Comments from project leader Jim Lampl on the odor of the store; Lighting system in the store; Post refrigeration and ventilation system; Monitoring techniques and alarm systems.


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