Metropolis spoke to leading sustainable design firms, both large and small, about pursuing an array of ever-evolving “green” certifications.
The building’s developers and architects want the House to be a tangible example of eco-conscious living.
6 unique interpretations of the passive house trend around the globe.
The innovative design NexHaus, created by a team of students from University of Texas in Austin, Texas and Technische Universität München in Germany for the Solar Decathlon, is on display at the Orange County Great Park in Irvine, California, from October 8-11 and 15-18.
See how the winners of this year's COTE Top Ten Green Projects stack up.
A stunning new book proves that passive, super-insulated homes can be beautiful and responsible
With Empowerhouse, students from various schools have designed a passive home in Washington D.C.
“Patchwork”, Living City Challenge Entry The sustainability rating systems—Passive House, Living Building Challenge, and Net Zero (a subset of the Challenge)—appear in isolated new construction projects. The promise and perversity of trying to pick out sustainability targets, building by building,…