Sustainability in Transportation

By: Katie Ketchie

Ways to Make Rest Areas More Sustainable

There are many ways to increase a rest area's sustainability. Some of these ways include:

  1. Daylighting
  2. Domestic Solar Hot Water
  3. Rainwater Catchment

Benefits of Sustainable Rest Areas

  • Lowered carbon footprint
  • These buildings are about 37% more efficient than traditional buildings
  • Provides a place to learn environmental responsibility
  • Saves money due to less use of electricity