The Hypercube is the very first building on the Skolkovo innovation center. It is the architecture of a new generation, a building that exists not only in the dimension of space, but also in the dimension of time and communication. The Hypercube’s construction is based on the “4E” principals: Energy efficiency, Environmental friendliness, Ergonomics and cost Effectiveness. The building has one underground level and seven aboveground levels. The gross floor area of the building is 6,630 square meters.
It uses geothermal and solar energy, waste water is being re-used for irrigation after purification. All utilities are integrated in unique building management system, which allows low-energy consumption and operating costs.