All Posts Tagged With: "Boulder Green Building Guild"
The website is designed to make it easy for consumers to search for Guild members based on the type of project they have, ask specific questions about their projects that building professionals answer online, learn about individual contractor qualifications and experience, and make more informed decisions about who to interview for a project.23Apr2012 | admin | 0 comments | Continued
In green building “Boulder style,” carbon reduction is everything, and 3,000 square feet is the magic number.
The city tied its energy use to Kyoto Protocol greenhouse gas reduction goals. If you build a new house in the city of Boulder, you must have a HERS (“Home Energy Rating System”) score of 70, over and out.
Boulder architect Brian Fuentes is adapting a European production model that has allowed him to increase his straw-bale business exponentially and factory-produce homes less expensively than other high-efficiency, architect-designed housing.30Sep2011 | admin | 2 comments | Continued