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This page was last updated on April 4, 2011 by Lynn Appel and is hosted by the AE Department © 2011

Note: While great efforts have been taken to provide accurate and complete information on the pages of CPEP, please be aware that the information contained herewith is considered a work‐in progress for this thesis project. Modifications and changes related to the original building designs and construction methodologies for this senior thesis project are solely the interpretation of Christopher Ankeny. Changes and discrepancies in no way imply that the original design contained errors or was flawed. Differing assumptions, code references, requirements, and methodologies have been incorporated into this thesis project; therefore, investigation results may vary from the original design.

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BP Solar USA. Solar Electric Products Catalog. Solar by BP.


Friedlander, Mark C. “Advantages of Integrated Project Delivery.” Schiff Hardin, LLP. 17 Feb 2011. Web. <>.


Google Sketchup 7. (2011). USA: Google.


Grote Enterprises, LLC. (2011). Integrated Project Delivery/Design Assist. Retrieved from


Hartsfield, S. (March 13, 2011). Project Engineer. Turner Construction Company. (L. Appel, Interviewer).


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Kenig, M., Tocci, S.J. & Frey, S.J. (February 26, 2011). IPD: Lessons from the Trenches. AGC of America Webinar Series. AGC of America.


Lopacki, Tony. (February 12, 2011). Project Manager. General Services Administration. (L. Appel, Interviewer).


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McKenzie, Jana. “Green Roof or PV?.” Sustainable Design and Development Blog. ASLA, 22 Dec 2010. Web. 3 Mar 2011.


National Builders Alliance. Edith Green-Wendell Wyatt Federal Building Modernization: Cast Study of an IPD Project. 13 Sept 2010.


Pantazes, T. (March 24, 2011). Co-founder. Seven Seas Energy, LLC. (L. Appel, Interviewer).


PV Watts Calculator.


Sawyer, T. (March 12, 2011). Project Manager. Turner Construction Company. (L. Appel, Interviewer).


Unirac Incorporated. Roof Mount Solutions.


Wilson, Jeff. “Solar Power to enhance Green Roofs.” Green Roofs Australia. 24 May 2007. Web. 22 Feb 2011. <>


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Xantrex Technology USA, Inc. Inverter/Chargers by Xantrex.


Zimmer, Regis. “Solar PV Power on Green Roofs.” Solar Energy from the Agricultural Community and Beyond. Solar Seeds, 26 May 2010. Web. 5 Mar 2011.