The RainShine House / Robert M. Cain
Completed in 2008 in Decatur, United States. The FIRST modernist LEED Platinum residence in the Southeastern United States The RainShine house is a two-story, 2800-square foot, three-bedroom,...
Praise for the Czech Team’s Solar Decathlon Entry - GreenBuildingAdvisor
This year, the U.S. DOE Solar Decathlon moved from its historic location on the Washington , D.C. Mall to Irvine, California — a very prescient move considering the current government closure of the Mall. The Decathlon concept has expanded to a Solar Decathlon in Europe in 2012 and China in 2013, and the recent U.S. event was open to overseas contestants. Among the many university teams vying for a chance to compete, teams from Austria and the Czech Republic succeeded in securing spots among…
California Aims for Net-Zero Energy for Housing by 2020
Sustainable housing comes in all shapes and sizes, and by 2020 California hopes that all of its new housing projects will benefit from net-zero...
Sino-Italian Ecological and Energy Efficient Building | Mario Cucinella Architects - Arch2O.com
the Sino-Italian ecological center of education, training, and research for the protection of environment and energy conservation.
Nestlé Social Block / GH+A | Guillermo Hevia
Completed in 2009 in Graneros, Chile. Images by Cristián Barahona. The new building, part of Nestlés social block at the Granero factory (VI Región – Chile), uses a variety of bioclimatic strageties, within a company...
Gallery of Olisur: Olive Oil factory / GH+A | Guillermo Hevia - 49
Image 49 of 51 from gallery of Olisur: Olive Oil factory / Guillermo Hevia (GH+A).
Stair of the Week: Alternating Tread Stair Design Is Also a Japanese Style Storage Unit
Michael Janzen comes up with an interesting and elegant design. But is it safe?