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Journal TitleConstruction
Article Title80 at 80 : 2000s : IKEA
Editor(s)Foley, Brian
DateAugust / September 2015
Contentphotos, text
Note(s)When it opened, this Irish superstore was the largest of its kind in the Republic. It occupies a 31-acre site and includes a 500-seater restaurant, 1825 car-parking spaces and space for 1,000 products. Energy efficiency was prioritised during construction with the installation of a geothermal unit; a biofuel woodburning heating system; solar shading and rainwater harvesting among the measures taken.
Subject(s)geothermal power ; renewable energy resources ; energy-efficient buildings ; furniture shops ; superstores ; rainwater systems ; out of town retailing ; shopping
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