Top Green Picks from "How Green Are You?"

100khouse Project

There’s some stunning green work being featured on Dwell right now as a result of the "How Green Are You?" competition.  The basic idea of the competition, co-sponsored by Dwell and the AIA, is to find inspiring entries assessed on their sustainability, functionality, originality, cost effectiveness, and design.  Entrants can provide up to four images and a simple, 250-word description of the project — about all you need to find some incredible designs.  I understand 100kHouse (pictured above) just entered their project, but I didn’t see it on Dwell yet.  Below are a few of my favorite entries so far. 

Habitat


Wolfehouse


Southpark


Greenbudget


Courtyardhouse


Boxhouse


We featured Boxhouse previously — it’s a cool green renovation project.  There’s certainly no shortage of talent, that’s for sure.  Anyone have a favorite green project?


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  • http://www.postgreenhomes.com Chad Ludeman

    Thanks for the blog love Preston. Hopefully our submission goes through as it was pretty last minute. Either way the projects you’ve selected are good company to be in.

    • http://www.jetsongreen.com Preston

      Definitely would be good to see you guys take some cash in the contest, but that’s okay if you don’t. I’m pumped to see the final product on the $100k house, seriously!

  • http://www.vtecobuilder.com Rae

    We entered our house too, as “In-Town Building” – but the 100k House will be tough competition! ;) It’s really inspiring to see such a variety of projects from all over the country. Good luck, Chad!

    http://www.dwell.com/services/contests/entries/19861724.html

    • http://www.jetsongreen.com Preston

      Rae – great home and glad you commented so we can keep up-to-date by your blog. Send us some hi-res images of the In-Town Building and we’ll write about it!

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