Congratulations, Green Building Award winners
The National Association of Home Builders has announced the thirteen winners of the National Green Building awards at their National Green Building Conference, honoring builders and remodelers.
“These awards recognize and celebrate the most forward-thinking builders and remodelers in green building,” said Bob Jones, immediate past chairman of NAHB and builder from Bloomfield Hills, MI. “These award winners are pushing the envelope of what we can achieve with energy and resource efficiency.”
Single family home projects awarded:
- Tall Pines Construction, for the Sungazing House in Park City, Utah, for Project of the Year, Single-Family Custom Home. Click here for a set of amazing Flickr photos of the passive house.
- Habitat for Humanity, Bay-Waveland Area, of Hancock County, Miss., for Project of the Year, Affordable Single-Family. Click here to see the Platinum LEED home.
- Imagine Homes of San Antonio, Texas, for Project of the Year, Single-Family Production Builder. Click here to learn about their houses. Tip: click on the leaves for more info about each feature.
- Zero-Energy Plans LLC, of Coupeville, Wash., for Project of the Year, Single-Family Concept and Research. Click here to see floorplans and pictures of their homes.
- Imery and Company, of Athens, Ga., for Project of the Year, Small-Volume Single-Family Builder. Click here to read about their journey to being award winners.
Remodeling and multifamily projects:
- Sun Mountain Construction Inc. of Corrales, N.M., for Single-Family Remodel over $100,000, which won for the Noel and Cooper home. Click here for their portfolio of homes. Warning: mute your computer, there is weird music on the site.
- Ferrier Custom Homes of Fort Worth, Texas, for Single-Family Remodel under $100,000, which won for the Lovell Remodel. Click here for their green remodels, their website is well done.
- Actus Lend Lease of Nashville, Tenn., won Project of the Year, Multifamily Low-rise, four stories or less, for Campbell Crossing Zero Energy Homes at Fort Campbell, Ky. Click here to learn about their net zero projects.
Green Building Advocacy Awards
- Addison Homes of Greer, S.C., as Advocate of the Year in the Builder category. Click here to learn what Addison says is different about their company.
- Philip Beere of Green Street Development in Scottsdale, Ariz., as Remodeler Advocate of the Year. Click here to see what G Street’s advocacy priorities are.
- Dr. Jennifer Languell of Fort Myers, Fla., as Individual Advocate of the Year. Click here for Dr. Languell’s impressive bio.
- The Home Builders Association of Greater Tulsa, Okla., as Home Builders Association Advocate of the Year. Click here to poke around their site, they have a LOT going on.
- The Home Builders Association of Middle Tennessee’s Green Building Council and Habitat for Humanity of Williamson County, Tenn., as Advocate of the Year in the Group category. Click here to visit the HBA website, they look like a great green resource.
AGBeat congratulates the winners and thank them for their devotion to the green trade. We believe in sustainability and believe it is more than just a movement, it is necessary to the industry. Congratulations and THANK YOU!