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5 Green Renovations

These homes, many of which were designed before society fully comprehended the relationship between the built and natural environments, received impressively sustainable retrofits.
October 12, 2015
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A Green Portland Home Built to Passive House Standards

A modern, energy-efficient design creates an authentic connection between work and home.
October 11, 2015
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8 Spacious Backyards

These sprawling backyard expanses will have you green with jealousy.
August 28, 2015
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7 Environmentally Conscious Homes with Unforgettable Views

While these homes inhabit diverse environments, they all succeed in both supporting the natural world and drawing attention to it.
August 25, 2015
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As the Cost of Panels Plummets, Energy Utilities Rethink Solar

Tech breakthroughs are bringing solar power to the people, and upsetting electric utilities' business models.
August 16, 2015
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5 Off-the-Grid Vacation Homes

For when you truly need to leave it all behind, these remote escapes are there for you.
August 12, 2015
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This Sustainable Wisconsin Home Is Nearly Off-the-Grid

One of the Midwest’s first LEED Platinum homes enhances a historic neighborhood.
August 6, 2015