Sustainable doesn’t have to cost more
Here’s another article for Sourceable.net. Builders and architects are making loads of progress and are learning how to build extremely energy-efficient homes at a competitive cost. It’s now true: sustainable doesn’t have to cost more.
Adam Cohen of Structures Design/Build has now built an eye-catching, traditionally styled home in Virginia for about $150/square foot. And it’s a certified Passive House, no less!
Here’s another approach, from Blue Ridge Energy Systems in North Carolina.
And here’s the Newenhouse, a Passive House in Viroqua, Wisconsin, with yet another approach.
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