This Best Practices document will provide many new real-world strategies and approaches to building a better high performance home without additional cost.
This Interactive Discovery Center will compare and contrast the strategies, systems, methods and products of The Proud Green Home of Louisville with today's typical newly constructed homes.
This Interactive Discovery Center will compare and contrast the strategies, systems, methods and products of The Proud Green Home of Louisville with today's typical newly constructed homes. See More »
One panel discussion will feature professionals from the greater Atlanta market, one of the hotbeds for sustainable development and home building.
Not only is there an increase in the number of HERS rated homes, but the energy performance of those homes built is increasing.
Over the past decade, a small number of ULE building retrofit projects have been documented in more than 20 states.
In a staggering statistic, nearly 26 million Americans suffer from asthma, including more than 7 million children.
For the first time, village leaders keep the hydroponic trailer at 74 degrees in sub-zero temperatures,
The goal is to create healthier and more comfortable living spaces without negatively impacting the environment or the climate.
Providing housing quickly, cost-effectively and sustainably is a global challenge.
The two story residence uses up to 90 percent less energy for heating and cooling than a code-built home.
The team at Hibbs Homes is rolling out a new option for home owners looking to build a better home.
As the cost of energy remains a significant cost for home and multifamily building owners, the lure of net zero energy homes continues to grow.
There are still some myths out there that are keeping people from pursuing a net zero home.
Regardless of the weather outside, this 21st Century approach to home building reduces energy consumption by 80 to 90 percent.
Developed by the International Living Future Institute, the Living Building Challenge certification requires actual, rather than modeled or anticipated, performance.
Although energy costs associated with Passive House significantly lower, other benefits harder to quantify.
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High in the Hogback Mountains of Colorado, a 1,200-square foot dwelling is said to be the first Passive House in Colorado.