Autonomous & Sustainable Housing, Inc.
Alternative & Conservation Energies, Inc.
ASH-Inc. is a design/build firm specializing in design
and consultation, lectures and seminars on healthy housing
and green building, including strawbale projects. Firm
has been active in the sustainable design field for
over 27 years. New projects have included homes, commercial
projects and public demonstration projects, achieving
about 80% reductions in fossil fuel use and CO2 emissions.
Retrofit projects have included homes, an office tower,
and a college that achieved a 73% reduction in fossil
fuel use and CO2 emissions, with a 2.7 year payback.
ACE-Inc. is a development company involved in the design,
consulting and development of sustainable communities
Based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
|Aurora Horizons Consulting, LLC
||The mission of Aurora Horizons Consulting, LLC is to be one of the leading engineering enterprises in the market; focusing on customer service and responsible designs for providing sustainable built environments for human habitation.
|Blue Water Studio
|| Blue Water Studio provides design and planning for work, home and play. Kimberly Phipps-Nichol, President is a LEED Accredited Professional, integrates ecologically responsible design and construction methods into all types of projects. Blue Water Studio designs spaces to meet the needs of occupants and the environment. Licensed in Nevada, licensable in any state.
for Maximum Potential Building Systems
| CMPBS uses
life cycle design to foster ecological balance within
a multi-scalar context and engages in interdisciplinary
collaborations with a common vision of healthful environments,
economic prosperity, and social equity.
for Resourceful Building Technology
1990, CRBT is a project of the National Center for Appropriate
Technology and it is dedicated to promoting environmentally
responsible practices in construction.
firm whose mission is to be globally engaged in elevated
works of design and construction, providing our clients
highly personalized and superior services focused on beneficial
change for the made and natural environment.
||Won the AIA
Energy Efficiency Design Award.
|Green Building Alliance
||Professionals providing design and construction services that promote a more sustainable alliance.
habitat hab-i-tat \ 'hab-e-tat \ n [L. itinhabits,fr. habitare ]
1 : the place or site where a plant or animal naturally
lives and grows.
2 : the place where life is commonly found, home.
3 : a consortium of design professionals whose services
encompass full spectrum sustainable architecture, engineering
and planning, preserving and restoring the balance between
natural and built environments with appropriate technology
and ecologically sensitive design.
Specializing in: Commercial and Residential Architecture,
Planning & Engineering, Permaculture Design, Site Selection
& Analysis, Passive Solar Design, Sustainable & Non-Toxic
Materials, Green Building Pages Resource Guide, Strawbale
Architecture & Design, Graphic Design, Furniture & Lighting
architecture, interior design, and many others. HOK has
an international reputation as the pre-eminent large firm
incorporating sustainable design in their work.
|Living Arts Gardening
| Living Arts Gardening focuses on custom outdoor designs where organic gardening, arts, well-being and naturalesque gardens come together in balance.
||Oh planning+design’s mission is to create innovative yet realistic design solutions through thoughtful choice of materials and a genuinely collaborative design process that opens and magnifies opportunities and emphasizes both the unique needs of the project and human spirit.
|Spirit Interior Design
|Award winning interior design studio concerned with environmentally conscious design. “Creating spaces to awaken spirit.”
Owings & Merrill LLP (SOM)
firm whose foundation's mission is to help young architects
and engineers broaden their professional education, instill
in them a heightened sense of their responsibility to
improve the quality of the built and natural environments,
and encourage them to appreciate the influences that place-making,
culture, and technology have on the design of buildings
and their settings.
|"Solarponics Inc. is committed to environmental stewardship through the design and installation of renewable energy solutions. We install and service solar electric systems, solar water hating and pool heating systems, and high efficiency radiant hydronic heating systems. Our dedication to providing a clean, sustainable, and efficient alternative to fossil fuel energy production is evident in the pride we show in our workmanship as well as the knowledge we have of our products" (Solarponics).
Winter Associate Inc. (SWA)
|One of the
nation's leading "green" architects, and the
firm assists commercial developments maximize their energy-efficient
potential. An active founding member of the USGBC, he
produces a bimonthly newsletter WinterGREEN which
features the firm's sustainable projects and reports on
recent events. It is in the process of being included
as part of a larger publication/website newsletter from
|Sun Plans, Inc.
|Sun Plans specializes in passive solar home design – designs that are inspired by the sun. In 2002, Sun Plans was awarded the Best Residential Practices by the Sustainable Buildings Industry Council. Debbie Rucker Coleman is the architect who has developed an internet based custom design service including changes to existing house plans. Custom Energy Recommendations which adapt the home to your climate come with orders for blueprints, vellums, and CAD files. Study Plans and a House Plan book are also available. Why not take advantage of the free heat and natural light of the sun in a home that is warm and inviting?