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Accord Passive House Selected for Dezeen Awards Architecture Longlist

August 19th, 2018  |  by  |  published in Our Customers' Blogs | Comments Off on Accord Passive House Selected for Dezeen Awards Architecture Longlist

Accord Passive House Selected for Dezeen Awards Architecture Longlist

Wow! From more than 3,600 total submissions from 91 countries, the Accord Passive House project by North River Architecture & Planning is among the 32 house projects selected for the architecture longlist for the first Dezeen Awards, and one of only four projects in the United States! They are honored to be in such excellent company with […]

WNET media features Baxt Ingui Architects on PBS.org

February 28th, 2018  |  by  |  published in Our Customers' Blogs | Comments Off on WNET media features Baxt Ingui Architects on PBS.org

WNET media features Baxt Ingui Architects on PBS.org

Superstorm Sandy was a wake-up call for New York City that climate change is creating extreme and unpredictable weather. WNET has created the Peril & Promise initiative that features five different solutions New Yorkers have implemented to fortify their homes and businesses for the future in the hopes that they can serve as models for the nation. Baxt […]

Forbes: This Real Estate Developer Has A Passion For Sustainability

November 15th, 2017  |  by  |  published in Our Customers' Blogs, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Forbes: This Real Estate Developer Has A Passion For Sustainability

Forbes: This Real Estate Developer Has A Passion For Sustainability

With a passion for sustainability, Veronica Mainetti, President of Sorgente Group of America, is committed to developing and restoring buildings that are both luxurious and environmentally conscious. She has traveled around the globe from Greenland to Vermont in order to learn about climate change and find new, energy-efficient ways to create projects that are truly green. […]

Manhattan Gets its First Certified Passive House

September 26th, 2016  |  by  |  published in Our Customers' Blogs | Comments Off on Manhattan Gets its First Certified Passive House

Manhattan Gets its First Certified Passive House

Historic Landmark Townhouse Receives Dual Certification  LEED Platinum for Homes meets Passive House this September, as Manhattan welcomes its very first Certified Passive House. A Passive House is a building which optimizes indoor air quality, offers extreme thermal comfort to its tenants, and uses up to 90% less energy than a conventional building. The meticulously redesigned 25 West […]

Root River House

December 17th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Our Customers' Blogs | Comments Off on Root River House

Root River House

We have been working with homeowners John Gaddo and Nancy North on their Minnesota home.  A primary goal  of this project was to generate most of the home’s energy from the sun.  The construction of this project has been extensively documented through their blog, which includes a detailed account of the process of unloading their Zola […]