TM11 - Greening the Way to Sustainable Urban Living

Monday, November 12 from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM | Tour Meet Desk « Back

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Sustainable residential design is growing in popularity as more people understand the benefits to designing with the environment in mind. The homes on this tour showcase innovative energy strategies, adaptive reuse opportunities, water-efficiency and moisture management approaches, and improved air quality results. Come see how sustainable urban living can be!

Learning Objectives:

Describe energy strategies that can be implemented in homes to support an energy-efficient or net-zero energy design.

Explain how solar can be incorporated into a home design in direct technological and passive ways.

Identify home and landscape strategies that support moisture control, stormwater treatment, and general water management.

Recognize the challenges of designing affordable, sustainably-designed homes.

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Event Type: Tour > Session