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Case Studies

Case Studies
Projects in the greater Tahoe/Truckee area that represent many different aspects of green building from simply energy efficiency improvements to new construction projects.

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Cedar House HOTEL
Cedar House HOTEL - Cedar House Hotel, Truckee, CA
Cob and Straw Clay Timber Frame Home
Cob and Straw Clay Timber Frame Home - New Construction using cob and Straw
Cost-effective New Green Home
Cost-effective New Green Home - Stock plans turned into a green home
Eastern Sierra Residence
Eastern Sierra Residence - Eastern Sierra Residence
Fernwood Folly
Fernwood Folly - Mountain Modern New Construction
Green Upgrades to a Traditional Tahoe Cabin
Green Upgrades to a Traditional Tahoe Cabin - Remodel with sustainable features
Lakeview Green Remodel
Lakeview Green Remodel - New Solar PV system and building envelope upgrades
New Home using SIP Construction
New Home using SIP Construction - SIP based construction with many reclaimed finish materials
New ICF Constructed Home
New ICF Constructed Home - Using ICF construction on a tricky lot
Passive Solar Home From 70's
Passive Solar Home From 70's - Classic passive solar home design
Pole-mount Solar PV addition
Pole-mount Solar PV addition - Pole-mount Solar PV addition
Reno Home Using ICF and SIP Construction
Reno Home Using ICF and SIP Construction - New Home Using ICF and SIP Construction
Ridge-Top Passive Solar New Home
Ridge-Top Passive Solar New Home - Green Home; Passive Solar
Ridge Top Home w/Solar and Wind
Ridge Top Home w/Solar and Wind - Solar PV; Wind; Ground Source Heat Pump
State-of-the-Art Sustainable New Mountain Home
State-of-the-Art Sustainable New Mountain Home - New lodge-style home using many of the latest green building features
Sierra Nevada College TCES
Sierra Nevada College TCES - Sierra Nevada College TCES
Strawbale Home
Strawbale Home - New Construction Strawbale
Tahoe City Condominium Exterior Improvements
Tahoe City Condominium Exterior Improvements - Window replacement, weatherization and insulation improvements
Teen Activity Center
Teen Activity Center - Solar PV; GSHP; Advanced Weatherization
Truckee Rammed Earth Home
Truckee Rammed Earth Home - New Construction Rammed Earth Residence
Verdi Rice Strawbale New Home
Verdi Rice Strawbale New Home - Verdi Rice Strawbale New Home

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