The EarthCraft green building certification programs, which were first developed in 1999 in a partnership between the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association and Southface, are designed to address the challenging energy, water and climate conditions of the Southeast.Visit company showcase »
Students in a residential energy technology program are using temperature/humidity loggers to scientifically track green building practices.
Residents of energy efficient apartments save an average of $54 a month, or $648 annually, on their electricity bills, according a Housing Virginia study.
Consumers are beginning to understand the value in high performance building, and as the housing market recovers green builders are seeing the benefits.
The Proud Green Home at Serenbe was named a Housing Innovation Award winner by the U.S. Department of Energy during the Energy and Environmental Building Alliance’s Excellence in Building Conference in St. Louis, Missouri.
The Proud Green Home at Serenbe has been named a DOE Zero Energy Ready Home Housing Innovation Award Winner for 2014 in the Custom Category.
The U.S. Department of Energy recognized the Proud Green Home at Serenbe as the first DOE Zero Energy Ready Home in the state of Georgia.
Preservation of historic buildings across the southeast will be eligible for the new green building certification program launched with the Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation and Southface. The Atlanta-based organizations partnered to create the nation’s first green building certification program...
Found out what makes this net-zero home a favorite of green building fans.
Green home remodel combines style and efficiency in competitive market.
Deep green demonstration home honored for high performance and architectural style.
Indoor quality was a top priority in the home's design.
Thoughtful design pays off in high performance and comfort.
The Proud Green Home at Serenbe has earned multiple green home certifications.
Behind the walls, building science makes all the difference.
Everything affects everything in the Proud Green Home at Serenbe
Design balances interior and exterior performance and comfort.
Home design reflects the natural setting for the best performance and comfort.
Techno-speak won't do the trick for busy homebuyers.
Before he can instruct consumers on the advantages of high-performance homes, Manson Peppers needed to be schooled himself. That’s why he visited the Proud Green Home during its opening weekend Aug.
The Proud Green Home at Serenbe was awarded EarthCraft Platinum certification based on its outstanding design and performance. The Proud Green Home at Serenbe scored what may be the highest scoring EarthCraft house so far, according to Trevor Donnelly, EarthCraft...