Featured Sustainable Housing Projects
USA – Sustainable Housing Projects
Building environmentally sensitive communities with the Enviro-HomeTM. The Enviro-HomeTM is the perfectly designed blend of innovative construction technologies, unsurpassed energy efficiency and the use of environmentally friendly construction materials.
Poway, San Diego County
100% solar-powered.56 apartments in one and two story garden style residential buildings consisting of 1, 2 and 3-bedrooms. Consistent with the planned 'green' elements, units were designed to incorporate natural light, shaded overhangs and cross-ventilation.
Our homes and workplaces feature engaging natural design, healthy indoor air, extreme comfort, very low maintenance, high quality construction, environmentally friendly materials, wind and solar power,...
ECO provides the full range of development services needed to complete a successful co-housing project. Using the co-housing model of consensus building, we work closely with the residents to develop a design program and budget.
Ecologically friendly, sustainable land developments specializing in energy efficient green buildings.
The first project to begin construction on the 275-acre Fairview Training site in Salem, Oregon. Guided by the principles of sustainability, Pringle Creek will offer a variety of housing options that are built to meet high standards for energy efficiency, green building materials and green building techniques.
BuiltGreen 4‑Star & Energy Star qualified, intended for households who seek a home slightly larger than our previous 2‑bedroom communities, and desire ethic of a 'better rather than bigger' sustainable approach.
The challenge that faces us all is: how can people everywhere enjoy a high quality of life, within the carrying capacity of one planet? One Planet Living is a partnership between BioRegional and WWF which will show how this is possible by establishing five One Planet Living Communities in Europe, USA, China, South Africa and Australia. Each community will be home to more than 5,000 people and include schools, factories, health and leisure facilities, transport and food links.
Canada – Sustainable Housing Projects
Windmill Development Group
Windmill Development is a group of companies dedicated to designing, developing, and building only the best green urban environments.
Victoria, British Columbia
Developed on fifteen acres of former industrial land, a planned total of 1.3 million square feet of mixed residential, office, retail and industrial space. Dockside Green is being developed by Vancity and Windmill Developments, who are thoroughly committed to a triple bottom line approach to development: balance profits with environmental and social dividends.
Australia – Sustainable Housing Projects
A new concept in residential development based on environmental principles
BEND – Bega Eco-Neighbourhood Developers
This development aims to create high-standard housing while consuming much less of the Earth's resources, both in construction and in the long term. The use of permaculture principles in the design has helped ensure that resources will be used more efficiently and sustainably.
UK – Sustainable Housing Projects
Ecos Trust is formerly known as the Somerset Trust for Sustainable Development. The Trust is based in the South West, with the principal objective of promoting design and build techniques that give a better quality of life and reduced environmental impact.
As leaders in the field of zero-carbon design and development, we have a unique track record of delivering Zero (fossil) Energy Development (ZED) buildings in the UK.
A community organisation set up to enable an ecologiacally and socially sensitive development of a brown-field site in a neighbourhood in Bristol, UK.
Ecopark is an affordable housing scheme of 39 2 & 3 bedroom houses. One of those 39 units will be a Naked House, and adjacent to the site is a Visitors Centre.
Solar Vistas is being built on 5 hectares (12 acres) of cattle field, which is being reforested with rare and endangered hardwood trees. Besides other sustainable features, the eco-houses will use electricity provided solely by the sun.
A unique promotion of 144 intelligent environmentally friendly luxury town houses in Ojen, Marbella.
Project in Algarve, houses will be built with sustainability in mind: natural, renewable materials, energy-efficient construction and part of the European Coolhouse Project (passive cooling).
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Green Student Housing Near SDSU
New off campus student apartments near SDSU pursuing LEED Gold. Featuring solar panels, cool roof, recycling, water efficient landscaping, protected green space and much more.
Better In Belize
A jungle eco-community in the Cayo District of Belize that combines the best of both natural and modern ways of life (Hydro & Solar energy + Wifi satellite internet). Homes available.
Drake Landing Solar Community
Canada, Alberta, Okotoks
The first of its kind in North America, DLSC is heated by a district system designed to store abundant solar energy underground during the summer months and distribute the energy to each home for space heating needs during winter months.
Île-des-Soeurs condos and lofts located in a new eco-friendly waterfront community in Pointe-Nord on Nuns' Island.
We are specialists in the design and build of bespoke timber homes and log houses that we import from Honka in Finland. With over 80,000 buildings supplied around the world, the Honka brand is synonymous with quality and technical expertise. Our log homes are wholly sustainable, energy efficient and almost more importantly, healthy to live in as they naturally control humidity within the building.