The Lyra in North Acton is an 80,000 sq. ft. scheme featuring 184 studio apartments for the students of London. The project comprises of two building, 6 and; 7 storeys tall adjacent from one another with a GP practice and retail space at ground level.
With massive commitment to a reduction in energy consumption the project features 47 solar PV panels along the south-facing elevation of one building. These will provide the electricity for the building.
Ventilation comes from part natural forces & part mechanical, with partial comfort cooling included for peak temperature trimming.