Alternative Energy and Green Building Resources in Calaveras County

 Energy Best Management Practices

   
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Cut Electricity Costs

This site offers advice on how to save money by saving energy. Learn proven tips that cost nothing to implement and require very little lifestyle change that have the potential of cutting your electric bill significantly. For the more energy conscious homeowner, there are discussions on more advanced topics like residential wind power, home solar energy, and low energy lighting. Be green and save green! Click here.

 

Best Management Practices for Solar and Wind Energy Development: A Conservationist’s Guide
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Best Management Practices provide science-based criteria and standards that land managers and conservation planners follow in making and implementing decisions about human uses and projects that affect our natural resources.

 

Managing Manure with Biogas Recovery Systems BMPs
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Improved performance at competitive costs is promised by this 2002 EPA publication all about anaerobic digestion and biogas recovery for energy.

 

Green Remediation Best Management Practices: Integrating Renewable Energy into Site Cleanup
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Use of renewable energy resources provides a significant opportunity to reduce the environmental footprint of activities conducted during investigation, remediation, and monitoring of hazardous waste sites.

 

15 O & M Best Practices for Energy Efficient Buildings
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Building operation and maintenance programs specifically designed to enhance operating efficiency of HVAC and lighting systems can save 5 to 20 percent of the energy bills without significant capital investment.

 

Energy Saver 101: Everything You Need to Know About Landscaping
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Landscaping doesn't only add beauty to your home, but it can also improve your home's comfort and lower your energy bills.

 

Fall and Winter Energy-Saving Tips
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Simple and inexpensive actions can help you save energy and money during the cool fall and winter months.

 

Energy Saver 101 Infographic: Home Cooling
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You can reduce air conditioning energy use by 20-50 percent by switching to high-efficiency air conditioners and taking other actions to lower your home cooling costs.

 

Energy Saver 101 Infographic: Home Energy Audits
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A home energy audit helps you pinpoint where your house is losing energy and what you can do to save money. A home energy audit will also assess health and safety issues that might exist in your home.

 

Tips: Your Home's Energy Use
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A home energy assessment (sometimes referred to as an energy audit) will show what parts of your house use the most energy and suggest the best ways to cut energy costs.

 

Anaerobic Digestion 101
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This is an article from the EPA site about anaerobic/biomass recovery systems.  Click here to read the information: 

 

U.S. Farm Anaerobic Digester Status: A 2011 Snapshot
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This EPA factsheet gives information on trends in use of these manure management systems in the U.S.

 

Farmers’ Guide to Wind Energy
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A 293 page guide to the Legal Issues in Farming the Wind on your farm from June 2007

 

 Green Building

   
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Energy Efficient Mortgage (EEM) Lender Database

 

What is green building?

By U.S. Green Building Council
How do buildings work with our natural surroundings to create a more sustainable place to live? Learn how LEED can help make our world greener for all.
 

 

The Business Case for Green Building

The WorldGBC launched its new report, "The Business Case for Green Building" in March 2013. Miles Keeping introduces the report and its findings at Ecobuild in London.

 

Energy Saver 101: Everything You Need to Know About Landscaping
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Landscaping doesn't only add beauty to your home, but it can also improve your home's comfort and lower your energy bills.

 

Energy Saver 101 Infographic: Home Cooling
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You can reduce air conditioning energy use by 20-50 percent by switching to high-efficiency air conditioners and taking other actions to lower your home cooling costs.

 

Energy Saver 101 Infographic: Home Energy Audits
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A home energy audit helps you pinpoint where your house is losing energy and what you can do to save money. A home energy audit will also assess health and safety issues that might exist in your home.

 

Energy Efficient Mortgage (EEM)
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What is an Energy Efficient Mortgage? Energy efficient mortgages (EEMs, sometimes known as “green mortgages”) are loans that allow homeowners to finance energy-efficient upgrades for their current home or in a new home purchase.& ...

 

The five principles of green building
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Green buildings are designed, constructed, and operated to enhance the well-being of their occupants and support a healthy community and natural environment.

 

Show Green Building Organizations & Professionals (453)
There are 453 resources serving Calaveras County in the following categories:
map itMap of Green Building Organizations & Professionals serving Calaveras County
Architects
Alan Wayne Martinez, AIA
Alan Martinez Architect, Inc. - Principal - San Francisco, CA
Alex Salazar
Salazar Architects Studio - San Francisco, CA
Amanda Claire (Nash) Brummé, AIA
Architects Nash & Nash - Sonoma, CA
Amy A. Alper
Amy A. Alper, Architect - Sonoma, CA
Andrea Walhof Grisham
Walhof & Associates - Truckee, CA
Anne Forell
Anne Forell Architecture - Mill Valley, CA
Arnold Mammarella, Architecture + Consulting
- Berkeley, CA
Barriscale Design Studio
Christopher Barriscale - Founder - Sausalito, CA
Beausoleil Architects
Robert and Christine Boles - San Francisco, CA
Bill Taylor
W. L. Taylor Construction, Inc. - Los Gatos, CA
Braden A. Sterling
Sterling + Huddleson Architecture - Ojai, CA
Bruce Fullerton
Markoff/Fullerton Architects - Mill Valley, CA
Bryan Do
Kuchman Architects PC - Project Manager - Sacramento, CA
Carla Culbertson
Culbertson Architecture - Mill Valley, CA
Carol Venolia
Come? Home? to? Nature - Architect - Santa Rosa, CA
Clay Johnson
Johnson Design - Westhaven, CA
Colleen Mahoney
Mahoney Architects & Interiors - Mill Valley, CA
Craig M. Hausman, AIA
Hausman Architecture - Sacramento, CA
David Buergler
David Buergler, Architect - San Francisco, CA
David R. Kingwill, AIA
- Architect - Seabastopol, CA
David Spear
Mountain Concepts - Truckee, CA
Dee Bell
Dee Bell Architect - Redwood City, CA
Del Starrett Architects
- Santa Rosa, CA
Dennis Dodds & Associates, Inc.
- Truckee, CA
Easy Living Home
- Palo Alto, CA
Elida Doldan-Schujman AIA, CID
Architecture Studio - Mill Valley, CA
Elizabeth Klinke Suzuki
Sutton Suzuki Architects - Mill Valley, CA
Eric Rogers
Wagstaff & Rogers Architects - Mill Valley, CA
Firmitas Archticture & Planning
- Ventura, CA
Frank Toledo
Studio B6, LLC - Truckee, CA
Gail Henderson
Henderson Design Group - Healdsburg, CA
Gary Davis, PE
JKGD Architecture Engineering (formerly Gary Davis Group) - Tahoe City, CA
Gary Struthers
Struthers Dias Architects - San Leandro, CA
Gawoski Architects
Douglas Gawoski - San Rafael, CA
Greg S. Balderree, AIA
GSB Architecture - Architect / CGBP / LEED AP - El Dorado Hills, CA
Hank Bruce Architects
- Tiburon, CA
Hartman-Baldwin
- Claremont, CA
Heidi Richardson
Richardson Architects - Principal - Mill Valley, CA
Hibser Yamauchi Architects, Inc.
Marcus Hibser - Principal - Oakland, CA
Holger Menendez
In The Name of Design - San Francisco, CA
Howard Blecher
Blecher Building + Urban Design - Assoc. AIA, CPA, Certified GreenPoint Rater, LEED AP BD+C - San Francisco, CA
Ian McIlvaine
Tierra Sol Y Mar, Inc. - Venice, CA
J. Bradford Hubbell
Hubbell Daily Architecture + Design - Mill Valley, CA
James Davis McCord
James D. McCord - Architect - Monterey, CA
Jan Kamanchi, AIA
Kamachi Design + Architecture - San Jose, CA
Jef Vander Borght
Jef Vander Borght Architect, AIA - Certified Green Building Professional - Burbank, CA
Jeffrey King
Integrated Architecture - Morgan Hill, CA
JLS Design
Joel L. Sherman - Principal-In-Charge - Truckee, CA
Joanne Koch, AIA
Koch Architects, Inc. - Berkeley, CA
Joseph Farrell
Joseph Farrell, Architect - Novato, CA
Julie M. Haney
JMH Architecture - Davis, CA
Katrina Rosa
The EcoLogic Studio - Owner - San Diego, CA
Keetch Architects
- Napa, CA
Kohler Associates Architects
Roger Kelley Kohler - Palo Alto, CA
Kuchman Architects PC
Bob Kuchman AIA - Sacramento, CA
Kurt Gettman
Gettman Schow Architecture - San Rafael, CA
Laura Natkins
- Architect LEED AP, CGPR - Berkeley, CA
Linda Hinkle, Architect
Seshat Design - Morgan Hill, CA
Linder Jones, AIA, LEED-AP
Studio Linder Architects - Architect - Los Gatos, CA
M Designs Architect
- Los Altos, CA
Maia Gendreau, AIA, CSI, CDT, BIG RATER
MBA Architects - San Jose, CA
Marielle Rutherford
Design for Home and Workplace - Ignacio, CA
Marilyn Standley
Marilyn Standley, Architect - Sebastopol, CA
Mark Albertson AIA
Mark Albertson Architects - Petaluma, CA
Michael Barber
Greenpoint Architecture - Novato, CA
Milton Tong
Tong Architecture - El Cerrito, CA
MWA, Inc.
Kurt Reinkens & Kristi Thompson Architects - Truckee, CA
Newland + Winnen Design Studio
- Corte Madera, CA
Palter-Donzelli Design
Nick Palter and Patti Donzelli - San Francisco, CA
Patrick Sheaffer
Full Circle Architecture LLP - Partner, Project Architect LEED AP BD+C - Oakland, CA
Paul W. Harris
Paul Harris Architect - Santa Rosa, CA
Peter S. Gerdin
Architectural Firm of Peter S. Gerdin - Truckee, CA
Peter Ziedrich
Residential Planning and Design - Healdsburg, CA
Richard A. Hartman, AIA
Hometec Architecture - San Jose, CA
Richard Perlstein
Polsky Perlstein Architects - Larkspur, CA
Rick Brereton
Architectural Design & Restoration, Inc. - Owner, Architect - Petaluma, CA
Robert Leys
Robert Leys Architects, AIA - Principal - Cotati, CA
Russell Architects
- San Rafael, CA
Shimotsu Architecture, Inc
Gary Shimotsu - Sacramento, CA
Stevan Bowker
OAG Architects - Principal Architect - Benicia, CA
Stewart K. Summers
SKS Architects - San Rafael, CA
Studio San
- San Francisco, CA
Terry Martin
Terry J. Martin Associates, A.I.A. - Los Gatos, CA
The Sandbox Studio
Scott Gillespie & Maja Thaler - Principals - Tahoe City, CA
Theresa Tamley
Tamley Architectural Design - Woodacre, CA
Twig Gallemore
Elevation Design + Architecture - Berkeley, CA
Valley Architects LLP
Thomas Faherty and William Bylund - St. Helena, CA
Vanessa Blair Seibert, AIA, LEED AP, CSBA
Verde Concepts Inc. - Culver City, CA
Victor Conforti
Victor Conforti, Architect - Sonoma, CA
Wade Herrboldt
TWM Architects & Planners - San Rafael, CA
Weir-Andrewson Architects & Engineers
- San Rafael, CA
William B. Wolpert
Green Building Architects - Petaluma, CA
Certified Energy Auditors
ABC Solar
- Torrance, CA
15000 Inc.
Jay Takacs - CEO - Santa Rosa, CA
1st Light Energy, Inc.
- Manteca, CA
360 Solar
- Lake Elsinore, CA
3FFICIENT Energy
- San Luis Rey, CA
A Lighting By Design
- Irvine, CA
A-C Electric Company
- Bakersfield, CA
A. Giddens Electric Inc.
- Burbank, CA
A. L. L. Save Construction, Inc
- Walnut Grove, CA
AAA Solar Electric, Inc.
- Anaheim, CA
AAA Steiner's Solar Service
- Sacramento, CA
Absolute Electric And Service Company
- Los Osos, CA
ACA Solar Inc.
- Chino, CA
Bender Engineering and Construction, Inc.
Jeff Bender - Truckee, CA
Donn Davy
Green Home Savvy - Novato, CA
ENRG LLC
Charles Ehrlich - Davis, CA
Joe LoConte
Green Building Specialist LLC - Los Altos, CA
John Hutchins
Residential Checkup LLC - Pleasanton, CA
John Shipman
Energy Efficiency Management Inc. - Fullerton, CA
Michael A. Smith
Airsmiths Home Performance - Orangevale, CA
Michael E. Bachand
CalCERTS - President - Folsom, CA
Next Generation Solar Inc.
- Irvine, CA
Peter Ziedrich
Residential Planning and Design - Healdsburg, CA
Sean Plikuhn
SOLDATA Energy Consulting Inc. - Senior Energy and Green Consultant, Project Manager, and Owner - Santa Rosa, CA
Sharon Block
Bright Green Strategies - CEO and Senior Green Building Consultant - Santa Cruz, CA
So Cal HERS Raters
- San Diego, CA
Solarium Energy
- San Diego, CA
Spray Foam Energy Solutions
Bill Clark - Manager - West Sacramento, CA
SynerGreen
- Santa Rosa, CA
The Building Doctors
Dan Thomsen - President and Founder - Los Angeles, CA
The Performing Home
- Mountain View, CA
Trent H. Hugill
Energy Raters, Inc. - President - Brentwood, CA
Energy Efficient Mortgage Lenders
Access National Mortgage
- Reston, VA
Department Of Veterans Affairs Regional Loan Center
- Phoenix, AZ
First Mortgage
Point Richmond Office - Point Richmond, CA
Home First Mortgage
- Alexandria, VA
Mortgagegreen
- Larkspur, CA
Priority Mortgage Corp
- Lansing, MI
Green Building Professionals
ABC Solar
- Torrance, CA
15000 Inc.
Jay Takacs - CEO - Santa Rosa, CA
1st Light Energy, Inc.
- Manteca, CA
360 Solar
- Lake Elsinore, CA
A Lighting By Design
- Irvine, CA
A-1 Solar Power Inc.
- Van Nuys, CA
AAA Solar Electric, Inc.
- Anaheim, CA
AAA Steiner's Solar Service
- Sacramento, CA
Absolute Electric And Service Company
- Los Osos, CA
AC Connection, Inc. dba Air Connection
- Santa Rosa, CA
ACA Solar Inc.
- Chino, CA
AE Nelson Construction
Aaron Nelson - Rohnert Park, CA
Agreenable Construction
Robert S. Corcoran - Sebastopol, CA
AHI Construction, Inc.
Mark Adams - Owner/President - West Sacramento, CA
Alan Mcintosh
HVAC Consulting Services - Visalia, CA
Alan Wayne Martinez, AIA
Alan Martinez Architect, Inc. - Principal - San Francisco, CA
Alchemy Construction & Consulting
Pamela Miller - Santa Rosa, CA
Alchemy Construction Inc.
Stephen and Amy Bohner - Arcata, CA
Alex Salazar
Salazar Architects Studio - San Francisco, CA
Alliance 24 Title
- Davis, CA
Alpha Pacific Development
Philip Ta, Architect and General Contractor - President - Sacramento, CA
Alternative Building Concepts
Gary Pugh - Sebastopol, CA
Amanda Claire (Nash) Brummé, AIA
Architects Nash & Nash - Sonoma, CA
American Home Sales
Heidi Jo Minton - Owner - Auburn, CA
Ananda Design & Construction, Inc.
Lucien Brink - Nevada City, CA
Andrea Walhof Grisham
Walhof & Associates - Truckee, CA
Ann V. Edminster
Design Avenues - Pacifica, CA
Arcadia Maximo
Maximo Construction - San Francisco, CA
Arrow Building Performance and Construction
Brian Staley - Woodacre, CA
Bachor Construction, Inc.
James Bachor - St. Helena, CA
Barkley Builders
Paul Barkley - Novato, CA
Beausoleil Architects
Robert and Christine Boles - San Francisco, CA
Beutler Air Conditioning and Plumbing
- Sacramento, CA
Bill Taylor
W. L. Taylor Construction, Inc. - Los Gatos, CA
Birdseye Builders, Inc.
Joseph Hicks - Sebastopol, CA
Black Oak Builders
Andy Briglio - Owner & Founder - Sebastopol, CA
Boden Construction, Inc.
Jim and Linda Boden - Santa Rosa, CA
Brian Sipp
Advanced Sustainability & Energy Solutions - Fair Oaks, CA
Bruce Fullerton
Markoff/Fullerton Architects - Mill Valley, CA
Bryan Birmingham
B. Birmingham Inc. - San Francisco, CA
Bryan Do
Kuchman Architects PC - Project Manager - Sacramento, CA
Caletti Jungsten Construction
John Caletti - Principal - Mill Valley, CA
Code Source Code Green
- Sebastopol, CA
Colleen Mahoney
Mahoney Architects & Interiors - Mill Valley, CA
Concept to Creation
Jeremiah Price - Monte Rio, CA
Construction Resources, Inc
Dennis Reynolds - Santa Rosa, CA
Cooney & Co. - Remodeling & Construction
Tim Cooney - Napa, CA
Courtney J Cook Fine Home Building
Courtney J Cook - Nevada City, CA
Creative Eye Design + Build
Susan Vannatter Prang - El Dorado Hills, CA
David Buergler
David Buergler, Architect - San Francisco, CA
David Edwards
Earth Bound Homes - Santa Clara, CA
David Hirzel
David Hirzel Building Design - Pacifica, CA
David Spear
Mountain Concepts - Truckee, CA
Davis Energy Group, Inc.
Larry Brand - President - Davis, CA
Dee Bell
Dee Bell Architect - Redwood City, CA
Del Starrett Architects
- Santa Rosa, CA
Doug Keith Sibley
Ashwood Construction, Inc. - Project Manager - Fresno , CA
E. Christopher Lattimer, P.E., S.E. LEED AP
Lattimer Engineering - President - Boulder, CO
Earthtone Construction, Inc.
Andy Bannister LEED AP - Sebastopol, CA
Elizabeth Klinke Suzuki
Sutton Suzuki Architects - Mill Valley, CA
Eric Neilson
Centric General Contractors - Brisbane, CA
Eric Rogers
Wagstaff & Rogers Architects - Mill Valley, CA
Erik Jens
SquareOne Design and Drafting - Yuba City, CA
Euroshield Recycled Rubber Roofing Products
Global Environmental Manufacturing (G.E.M.) Inc. - Calgary, AB
Fine Line Joinery
David Yonenaka - Grass Valley, CA
Five Star Performance Insulation
- Sacramento, CA
Frans Velthuijsen
Quality & Quantity Construction Services Inc. - Nevada City, CA
Gary Struthers
Struthers Dias Architects - San Leandro, CA
Gawoski Architects
Douglas Gawoski - San Rafael, CA
Go Green Construction, Inc.
Fernando Feldman - President and Founder - Northridge, CA
Green Method Construction
Paul Rodman, CGBP - Owner & President - Napa, CA
Handcrafted Structures
Allan Marshall - Truckee, CA
Hank Bruce Architects
- Tiburon, CA
Harrell Remodeling, Inc.
Ciro Giammona, GC, CR, CGBP - CEO - Palo Alto, CA
Healthy Buildings USA
- Napa, CA
Heather Clark
Builders's Energy Services, Inc. - COO - San Jose, CA
Heller Construction Inc.
Robert and Patty Heller - Truckee, CA
Heydt Designs
Leigha Heydt - Principal - Sausalito, CA
Highline Construction & Renovation
Chad Johnson - Encinitas, CA
Hiline Builders, Inc.
Phil Vanderloo - President - Fair Oaks, CA
Hines Homes, Inc.
Greg Hines - President - Truckee, CA
Howland Built Construction
Rory Howland - Owner - Builder - Santa Cruz, CA
In House Builders
Jude T. Gavigon - Truckee, CA
Insight Builders
- Sausalito, CA
Jan Schmidiger
Hardy Custom Builders - Murphys, CA
Jef Vander Borght
Jef Vander Borght Architect, AIA - Certified Green Building Professional - Burbank, CA
Jeffrey Randolph
Pacific Crest Builders Inc. - Concord, CA
Jim Murphy and Associates
Jim Murphy - Santa Rosa, CA
Joe LoConte
Green Building Specialist LLC - Los Altos, CA
John Steed, MA, CEPE, HERS, LEED AP
John Steed Homes - Irvine, CA
Joseph Farrell
Joseph Farrell, Architect - Novato, CA
Josh Moore Construction, Inc.
Josh Moore - Nevada City, CA
K2 Builders Inc.
Chinsoo Kim and Garrett O’Donoghue - Founders - San Francisco, CA
Kacey Fitzpatrick
Avalon Enterprise Inc. - Principal - Los Altos, CA
Kaplan Brothers, Inc.
Larry Kaplan - President - San Rafael, CA
Katrina Rosa
The EcoLogic Studio - Owner - San Diego, CA
Larry Wilson Construction
Lawrence L. Wilson - Santa Rosa, CA
Leff Construction
David Leff - President & CEO - Sebastopol, CA
Legacy Builders
Joe Sherer - Mill Valley, CA
Linda Hinkle, Architect
Seshat Design - Morgan Hill, CA
Lindsay Construction, Inc.
Craig Lindsay - Owner/Contractor - Truckee, CA
Living Habitats
Heidi Natura, RLA, ASLA, LEED AP - Founder & Partner - Chicago, IL
LJP Construction Services
Don Neff - President - Irvine , CA
Louis McBride
Louis McBride Design & Construction, Inc. - Palo Alto, CA
M Designs Architect
- Los Altos, CA
MAK Design + Build
Ken Kirsch - Owner - Davis, CA
Mark Albertson AIA
Mark Albertson Architects - Petaluma, CA
Marko Russell Castor, CGBP
Green Arc Builders - Sebastopol, CA
Maurice Levitch, AIA
Levitch Associates, Inc - President - Berkeley, CA
Max Design & Construction
Philip Max Lubin - Designer/General Contractor/Certified Green Builder - Novato, CA
McInnis Brothers Construction
Minden Office - Minden, LA
MD Construction & Consulting, Inc.
Mike Nethersole - President - Truckee, CA
MDS Construction
Mark Silva - Windsor, CA
Meng Construction
Gerald Meng - Truckee, CA
Menton Builders
Estok Menton - Ukiah, CA
Michael A. Smith
Airsmiths Home Performance - Orangevale, CA
Michael Bernard
MHD Studio - Truckee, CA
Michael Butler
Berkeley Craftsmen General Contractors, Inc. - Berkeley, CA
Michael Jeffery
City of San Leandro - Senior Building Inspector - San Leandro, CA
Mike Samuelson Construction, Inc.
Mike Samuelson - Windsor, CA
MJB Homes, Inc.
Michael J. Bouchard - Rocklin, CA
Modern Classics Construction
John Nunnelee - San Rafael, CA
Molofsky Builders Incorporated
Mark Molofsky - Glen Ellen, CA
MSJ Construction, Inc
- Palo Alto, CA
MWA, Inc.
Kurt Reinkens & Kristi Thompson Architects - Truckee, CA
New Urban Builders
Tom DiGiovanni - President - Chico, CA
Newland + Winnen Design Studio
- Corte Madera, CA
Next Generation Solar Inc.
- Irvine, CA
Noble Builders - Noble Quail Corp.
Quail Baez - Mill Valley, CA
Nordby Construction
Craig Nordby - CEO - Santa Rosa, CA
Norman Charles Construction, Inc.
Norman Charles - San Rafael, CA
North Bay Green Building & Consulting
Terry Nordbye - Point Reyes, CA
Off the Grid Design
John Sarter - Principle Designer, CEO - San Rafael, CA
Orlando Enterprises Tahoe, Inc.
Patty & Larry Orlando - Camelian Bay, CA
Paul Laudenschlager
Alpen Engineering, Inc. - Truckee, CA
Paul Rodman, CGBP
Green Method Construction - Owner & President - Napa, CA
Paul Rosen
NorthBay Energy Services Inc. - President - Sausalito, CA
Paul W. Harris
Paul Harris Architect - Santa Rosa, CA
Paul White Construction, Inc.
Paul White - Santa Rosa, CA
Peter S. Gerdin
Architectural Firm of Peter S. Gerdin - Truckee, CA
Peter Ziedrich
Residential Planning and Design - Healdsburg, CA
Plath & Co.
JB Ferrarone - President - San Rafael, CA
Quintin Construction and Marshall Vincent Company
Roger Quintin and Marshall Vincent - Cloverdale, CA
R.J. Walter Homes
Bob Walter - Roseville, CA
R.T. West Construction Company
Bob West - Santa Rosa, CA
Redhorse Constructors
David Warner - CEO - San Rafael, CA
Reece Construction
Tim Reece - Occidental, CA
Richard A. Hartman, AIA
Hometec Architecture - San Jose, CA
Richard Chien
City and County of San Francisco - Department of the Environment - Private Sector Green Building Coordinator - San Francisco, CA
Rick Brereton
Architectural Design & Restoration, Inc. - Owner, Architect - Petaluma, CA
Riverwood Construction
David Van Dyke - Inverness, CA
Robert Marr Construction Inc.
Robert A. Marr - President and CEO - Truckee, CA
ROEM Corporation
Robert Emami - President - Santa Clara, CA
Rogers Radiant Heating & Plumbing
Steve Rogers - Windsor, CA
Rogers Remodel, Inc.
Jamie Rogers - Novato, CA
Scientific Feng Shui
Teresa Bowen, MS, PE - Feng Shui Consultant, Certified Green Building Consultant - Davis, CA
Shellie Collier
Homage Design - Los Angeles, CA
Simple Visions
Lou Rodriguez - Arcata, CA
Sky Builders, Inc.
- Cotati, CA
Solarium Energy
- San Diego, CA
Splinters Construction, Inc.
Neil Larson - CEO - Pasadena, CA
Spray Foam Energy Solutions
Bill Clark - Manager - West Sacramento, CA
Springs Construction
Walter Melvin Springs Jr. - Redwood City, CA
Starburst Construction, Inc.
Phil and Cindy Carey - San jose, CA
Stephen R. Witek P.E. LEED AP
SEED Inc. -Sustainable Environment Engineered Desing, Inc. - President - Incline Village, NV
Stevan Bowker
OAG Architects - Principal Architect - Benicia, CA
Steve Mann
Home Energy Services - Berkeley, CA
Steven Eichbaum
Hammond & Company - Project Manager - Penngrove, CA
Stewart K. Summers
SKS Architects - San Rafael, CA
Stroub Construction, Inc.
- Sausalito, CA
Structerra, Inc.
Brian Rickauer - Principal - Truckee, CA
Sunco Homes, Inc.
Scott Wallstrom - Truckee, CA
Suzanne Henderson Emerson
Emerson Environmental LLC - San Carlos, CA
Talia Developments, Inc.
Michael Jacob - Sebastopol, CA
Ted Wray Builder
Ted Wray - Tiburon, CA
Telford Construction
Geoffrey Telford - Inverness, CA
Terry Martin
Terry J. Martin Associates, A.I.A. - Los Gatos, CA
The Building Doctors
Dan Thomsen - President and Founder - Los Angeles, CA
The Grupe Company
Greenlaw “Fritz” Grupe - CEO, Founder - Stockton, CA
The Marin Remodeling Company
Frank Darling - San Rafael, CA
The Sandbox Studio
Scott Gillespie & Maja Thaler - Principals - Tahoe City, CA
Thomas Anderson & Co.
Tom Anderson - Founding Principal - Sonoma, CA
Thomas Noonan Contracting
Thomas Noonan - Trinidad, CA
Tim Walsh Builders, Inc.
Tim Walsh - Mill Valley, CA
Tom P. Wagner, PhD
Green Building Associates - Palo Alto, CA
Tom Trent Builders
Thomas Trent - Duncans Mills, CA
Tony Dariano
A. Darino Construction - Campbell, CA
Trinity Builders & Companies Inc
Sean Phillips - Principal - Kentfield, CA
Valley Architects LLP
Thomas Faherty and William Bylund - St. Helena, CA
Van Gelder Construction Co
Sean Van Gelder - Fair Oaks, CA
Vanessa Blair Seibert, AIA, LEED AP, CSBA
Verde Concepts Inc. - Culver City, CA
Vision Design
Sue Harrison - - Sunnyvale, CA
Wardell Builders Inc
Terry Wardell - President - Solana Beach, CA
Webcor Builders
Jes Pedersen - Chief Executive Officer - San Francisco, CA
Wesley Jared Harding
Harding Construction & Sustainable Solutions - Long Beach, CA
William B. Wolpert
Green Building Architects - Petaluma, CA
William Springer, MBA, PMP
WindHaven Construction - Oroville, CA
William Watt Construction
William Watt - Magalia, CA
Green Point Raters / Energy Auditors
Alan Mcintosh
HVAC Consulting Services - Visalia, CA
Alan Wayne Martinez, AIA
Alan Martinez Architect, Inc. - Principal - San Francisco, CA
Alayha Aquarian
- Venice, CA
Alchemy Construction Inc.
Stephen and Amy Bohner - Arcata, CA
Alex Salazar
Salazar Architects Studio - San Francisco, CA
Alliance 24 Title
- Davis, CA
Ann V. Edminster
Design Avenues - Pacifica, CA
Arcadia Maximo
Maximo Construction - San Francisco, CA
Avery Ray Colter, E.I.T., CEA, LEED-AP, HERS NSHP Rater
Fard Engineers - Building Energy Efficiency Analyst - Walnut Creek, CA
Barry Smith
BES Green - Studio City, CA
Beausoleil Architects
Robert and Christine Boles - San Francisco, CA
Bender Engineering and Construction, Inc.
Jeff Bender - Truckee, CA
Bill Taylor
W. L. Taylor Construction, Inc. - Los Gatos, CA
Birdseye Builders, Inc.
Joseph Hicks - Sebastopol, CA
Breene Kerr
Visualize Solar Inc. - Los Altos, CA
Brian Parker
- Green Building Consulting - Berkeley, CA
Bryan Birmingham
B. Birmingham Inc. - San Francisco, CA
Bryan Do
Kuchman Architects PC - Project Manager - Sacramento, CA
California Living & Energy
William Lilly - President - Ceres, CA
Code Source Code Green
- Sebastopol, CA
Colleen Mahoney
Mahoney Architects & Interiors - Mill Valley, CA
Community Energy Services Corporation
Martin Bond - Executive Director - Berkeley, CA
ConSol
Mike Hodgson - President - Stockton, CA
CSG Consultants Inc.
- Foster City, CA
Dadla Ponizil
Ponizil Energy - Encinitas, CA
Dale Gibbs
West Coast Property and Consultants - Lodi, CA
Darrel Kelly
Builders' Energy Services, Inc. - CEO - San Jose, CA
Dave Hegarty
Ducttesters - President - Ripon, CA
David Buergler
David Buergler, Architect - San Francisco, CA
David Edwards
Earth Bound Homes - Santa Clara, CA
David Hirzel
David Hirzel Building Design - Pacifica, CA
David Newton
College of San Mateo, DANA General - Adjunct Faculty - San Mateo, CA
David Shields
Kwik-Build Panels - Carson City, NV
Debra Little
- Grass Valley, CA
Don Bartz
Paragon Energy Consultants - Hesperia, CA
Donald Babbitt
Heartwood Communities - Pleasanton, CA
Donn Davy
Green Home Savvy - Novato, CA
Energy Inspectors
- Las Vegas, NV
ENRG LLC
Charles Ehrlich - Davis, CA
Eric Rogers
Wagstaff & Rogers Architects - Mill Valley, CA
Gary Wollin
Wollin Group, Inc. - Ceres, CA
Gawoski Architects
Douglas Gawoski - San Rafael, CA
George J. Nesbitt
Environmental Design/Build - Oakland, CA
Go Green Construction, Inc.
Fernando Feldman - President and Founder - Northridge, CA
Harrell Remodeling, Inc.
Ciro Giammona, GC, CR, CGBP - CEO - Palo Alto, CA
Heather Clark
Builders's Energy Services, Inc. - COO - San Jose, CA
Heydt Designs
Leigha Heydt - Principal - Sausalito, CA
Howard Blecher
Blecher Building + Urban Design - Assoc. AIA, CPA, Certified GreenPoint Rater, LEED AP BD+C - San Francisco, CA
Jan Schmidiger
Hardy Custom Builders - Murphys, CA
Jef Vander Borght
Jef Vander Borght Architect, AIA - Certified Green Building Professional - Burbank, CA
Jeffrey Randolph
Pacific Crest Builders Inc. - Concord, CA
Jennifer McClellan
Her Solar - Monterey , CA
Jeremiah Ellis
Duct Testers, Inc. - Operations Manager - Ripon, CA
Joe LoConte
Green Building Specialist LLC - Los Altos, CA
John Hutchins
Residential Checkup LLC - Pleasanton, CA
John Shipman
Energy Efficiency Management Inc. - Fullerton, CA
John Steed, MA, CEPE, HERS, LEED AP
John Steed Homes - Irvine, CA
Jon Mitguard
Aurora Building Performance - San Rafael, CA
Joseph Farrell
Joseph Farrell, Architect - Novato, CA
Judy Rachel
Green Achers Sustainable Solutions - North Hollywood, CA
Kacey Fitzpatrick
Avalon Enterprise Inc. - Principal - Los Altos, CA
Karen Chew
Karen Chew Designs and Studio - Redwood City, CA
Katrina Rosa
The EcoLogic Studio - Owner - San Diego, CA
Katy Hollbacher, P.E.
Beyond Efficiency Inc. - Principal + Founder - Berkeley, CA
Ken Girdley
Greenbuild Customs and Services - Los Altos, CA
Kevin Gilleran, CEM, LEED® AP, HERS, QCxP, BPI
Gilleran Energy Management - President - Santa Rosa, CA
Kirk Russell
StrategicGreen, LLC - Berkeley, CA
Kuchman Architects PC
Bob Kuchman AIA - Sacramento, CA
Laura Billings
Sage Green Development LLC - Principal - Oakland, CA
Laura Natkins
- Architect LEED AP, CGPR - Berkeley, CA
Lee Mei
- City of Palo Alto - Los Altos, CA
Linda Butler
Intelligent House Design - Santa Cruz, CA
Linda Hinkle, Architect
Seshat Design - Morgan Hill, CA
LJP Construction Services
Don Neff - President - Irvine , CA
Louis McBride
Louis McBride Design & Construction, Inc. - Palo Alto, CA
Lucas Morton
- Fergus Garber Group - Palo Alto, CA
Marc Richmond
Practica Consulting LLC - Founder and Manager - Berkeley, CA
Mark Madison
Energy Code Works, Inc. - Irvine, CA
Maurice Levitch, AIA
Levitch Associates, Inc - President - Berkeley, CA
Micaela Cwieka
Gabel Associates, LLC - Energy Analyst, CEA, CEPE, GreenPoint Rater
Gabel Associates LLC - Berkeley, CA
Michael A. Smith
Airsmiths Home Performance - Orangevale, CA
Michael E. Bachand
CalCERTS - President - Folsom, CA
Michael Jeffery
City of San Leandro - Senior Building Inspector - San Leandro, CA
Milton Tong
Tong Architecture - El Cerrito, CA
MSJ Construction, Inc
- Palo Alto, CA
Nathan Krantz
Krantz Consultants, LLC - Berkeley, CA
Patrick Sheaffer
Full Circle Architecture LLP - Partner, Project Architect LEED AP BD+C - Oakland, CA
Paul Rosen
NorthBay Energy Services Inc. - President - Sausalito, CA
Peitsa Hirvonen
SESCO Electrical, Inc. - Berkeley, CA
Pepper Smith
Davis Energy Group - Director of Residential Programs - Davis, CA
Peter Waring
Healthier Dwelling - Fairfax, CA
Philip Neumann
LEED AP, BD&C - Mill Valley, CA
Richard A. Hartman, AIA
Hometec Architecture - San Jose, CA
Richard Chien
City and County of San Francisco - Department of the Environment - Private Sector Green Building Coordinator - San Francisco, CA
Richard T. Edwards
Pacific InterWest - Consultant and Expert Witness - Walnut Creek, CA
Rick Maurer
Rick Maurer Title 24, Inc. - Orange, CA
Robert Leys
Robert Leys Architects, AIA - Principal - Cotati, CA
ROEM Corporation
Robert Emami - President - Santa Clara, CA
Rogers Remodel, Inc.
Jamie Rogers - Novato, CA
Russell Bayba
- Berkeley, CA
Sarah DuVon
- Building Green Consultants - Corte Madera, CA
Scott Young
- Restore 2 Green - Hermosa Beach, CA
Sean Plikuhn
SOLDATA Energy Consulting Inc. - Senior Energy and Green Consultant, Project Manager, and Owner - Santa Rosa, CA
Sharon Block
Bright Green Strategies - CEO and Senior Green Building Consultant - Santa Cruz, CA
Shellie Collier
Homage Design - Los Angeles, CA
So Cal HERS Raters
- San Diego, CA
Sol Data Energy Consulting
Sarah Pernula and Sean Plikuhn - Owners - Santa Rosa, CA
Splinters Construction, Inc.
Neil Larson - CEO - Pasadena, CA
Starburst Construction, Inc.
Phil and Cindy Carey - San jose, CA
Steve Mann
Home Energy Services - Berkeley, CA
Steve Pantazes
- Town of Windsor - Windsor, CA
Steven Eichbaum
Hammond & Company - Project Manager - Penngrove, CA
Stewart K. Summers
SKS Architects - San Rafael, CA
Suzanne Henderson Emerson
Emerson Environmental LLC - San Carlos, CA
The Performing Home
- Mountain View, CA
Thomas Waugh
TK Waigh & Co. - Cupertino, CA
Tom P. Wagner, PhD
Green Building Associates - Palo Alto, CA
Tony Dariano
A. Darino Construction - Campbell, CA
Tung Tran
ROEM Development Corporation - Director of Development - Santa Clara, CA
Vanessa Blair Seibert, AIA, LEED AP, CSBA
Verde Concepts Inc. - Culver City, CA
Vision Design
Sue Harrison - - Sunnyvale, CA
Wardell Builders Inc
Terry Wardell - President - Solana Beach, CA
Weir-Andrewson Architects & Engineers
- San Rafael, CA
Wesley Jared Harding
Harding Construction & Sustainable Solutions - Long Beach, CA
William Springer, MBA, PMP
WindHaven Construction - Oroville, CA

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A 24 Solar Corporation
- San Jose, CA
ABC Solar
- Torrance, CA
1st Light Energy, Inc.
- Manteca, CA
360 Solar
- Lake Elsinore, CA
3FFICIENT Energy
- San Luis Rey, CA
A Lighting By Design
- Irvine, CA
A PLUS QUALITY CONSTRUCTION, INC
- SAN DIEGO, CA
A-1 Electric
- Visalia, CA
A-1 Solar Power Inc.
- Van Nuys, CA
A-Aeerial Service Co. Inc.
- Riverside, CA
A-C Electric Company
- Bakersfield, CA
A. Giddens Electric Inc.
- Burbank, CA
A. L. L. Save Construction, Inc
- Walnut Grove, CA
AAA Solar Electric, Inc.
- Anaheim, CA
AAA Steiner's Solar Service
- Sacramento, CA
Absolute Electric And Service Company
- Los Osos, CA
AC&R Service Heating & Cooling Inc.
- Ukiah, CA
ACA Solar Inc.
- Chino, CA
Alan Mcintosh
HVAC Consulting Services - Visalia, CA
Alternative Energy Systems Inc.
Lance McClung and Tim Hamor - Co-Founders - Chico, CA
Ameresco Inc.
- Murrieta, CA
AMERESCO Solar
- Framingham, MA
American Resource & Energy
- Saint Paul, MN
American Solar Energy Society
- Boulder, CO
Borrego Solar
Mike Hall - Chief Executive Officer - Oakland, CA
Breene Kerr
Visualize Solar Inc. - Los Altos, CA
Brickhouse Masonry and Concrete Designs
- Turlock, CA
C. E. Solar
- Rancho Cucamonga, CA
California Center for Sustainable Energy
CSI Department - San Diego, CA
California Solar Electric
Don “Cam” Campbell - Owner - Ojai, CA
Cannon Solar & Wind, LLC
Patrick Cannon - Cottonwood, AZ
Cianbro
- Pittsfield, ME
Comtec Distributing
- Mt. Shasta, CA
Conservation Services Group
West/Southwest Offices - El Segundo, CA
Dasolar
Douglas ArrisonNV
Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency
N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center - Raleigh, NC
DISGEN Development Services, LLC
Dale Osborn - President - Lakewood, CO
Downwind Marine
- San Diego, CA
EDPR North America
- Houston, TX
efficiency.org
Matt Golden - Principal - San Francisco, CA
ElectraTherm
- Reno, NV
Extreme Biodiesel
- Corona, CA
Farm Pilot Project Coordination, Inc.
- Tampa, FL
FDC Enterprises Grasslands Services
- New Albany, OH
First Wind
- Boston, MA
First Wind
- San Francisco, CA
Forest Resources Association Inc. - Western Region
Vickie Hoffart - FRA Region Manager - Kennewick, WA
FutureMetrics
- Bethel, ME
Greenzu
Amanda Holland - Founder - San Francisco, CA
GRID Alternatives
- Oakland, CA
Guasti Wind and Solar
Joe & Beverly Guasti - Oak Hills, CA
Hardy Solar
- Jaul, CA
Heatek Energy LLC
Evan Jones - Engineer - Auburn, ME
InterState Oil Company
- Sacramento, CA
LetsGoSolar.com
Laura Brigham - Editor - San Francisco, CA
Marsh Creek Energy Systems
Gina Heath - Office/Marketing Manager - Anchorage, AK
National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service
- Butte, MT
Next Generation Solar Inc.
- Irvine, CA
PassivWorks
Rick Milburn, Master Builder - Licensed General Contractor - Vineburg, CA
Pearson Fuels
- San Diego, CA
Peitsa Hirvonen
SESCO Electrical, Inc. - Berkeley, CA
Pika Energy
- Westbrook, ME
Platte River Ag Services, Inc.
Ron Zurlinden, P.E. - Owner - Golden, CO
Prevailing Wind Power
Bob Hayes - Redondo Beach, CA
Renova Solar
Vincent Battaglia MBA - Founder/CEO - Palm Desert, CA
Richard Steele Construction, Inc.
Richard Steele - Santa Rosa, CA
Smart Solar
- Libertyville, IL
Solar Panels Plus
- Chesapeake, VA
Solarium Energy
- San Diego, CA
Solatron Technologies Inc.
- Victorville, CA
Southern California Edison
- Rosemead, CA
Southern California Gas Company
- Downey, CA
Southwall Technologies Window Films
Jill Clardy - Director, Sales Operations & Customer Service - Chicago, IL
Sustainable Strategies
- Saint Charles, IL
The Building Doctors
Dan Thomsen - President and Founder - Los Angeles, CA
Thomas J. Houghton
Enerparc Inc. - Director of Engineering and Construction - Oakland, CA
West Wind Energy LLC
Aaron "A.J." McCann - Salina, KS
Western States Oil
- San Leandaro, CA
Westervelt Renewable Energy
- Tuscaloosa, AL
Westwood Custom Homes, Inc
Michael Wagner - Owner - Angels Camp, CA
Wholesale Solar
Mark and Ellen Coleman - Founders - Mt. Shasta, CA
www.psrec.coop
- Portola, CA
ZeroBase Energy, LLC
- Ferndale, MI
Energy Assistance Programs
Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency
N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center - Raleigh, NC
Energy Saving / Green Products
A-1 Solar Power Inc.
- Van Nuys, CA
Alternative Building Center LLC
Anna Lee and Hector Osorio - Eureka, CA
Ameresco Inc.
- Murrieta, CA
Borrego Solar
Mike Hall - Chief Executive Officer - Oakland, CA
Burgess Lumber
- Santa Rosa, CA
Central Valley Builders Supply
- Napa, CA
Ceramic Tile Design
- San Rafael, CA
Comtec Distributing
- Mt. Shasta, CA
Conservation Services Group
West/Southwest Offices - El Segundo, CA
Downwind Marine
- San Diego, CA
EcoLogic Builders, Inc. @ the Green Living Center
Matthew Piner and Tim White - Sacramento, CA
Euroshield Recycled Rubber Roofing Products
Global Environmental Manufacturing (G.E.M.) Inc. - Calgary, AB
Fairfax Lumber & Hardware
- Fairfax, CA
Five Star Performance Insulation
- Sacramento, CA
Friedman's Home Improvement
Angela Basher - Store Manager - Santa Rosa, CA
Green by Design
- Los Angeles, CA
Greenzu
Amanda Holland - Founder - San Francisco, CA
GRID Alternatives
- Oakland, CA
Hardy Solar
- Jaul, CA
Healdsburg Lumber Company
Eric Ziedrich - President of HLC Incorporated - Healdsburg, CA
ICF By Design
Lee Morton - Healdsburg, CA
Insulation Solutions
Robert Giles - Owner - Grass Valley, CA
Mead Clark Lumber Co.
- Santa Rosa, CA
Mediterranean Colors, LLC
- San Rafael, CA
Mendo Mill & Lumber CO
- Ukiah, CA
Pace Supply Corporation
Ted Green - CEO - Rohnert Park, CA
Pearson Fuels
- San Diego, CA
Prevailing Wind Power
Bob Hayes - Redondo Beach, CA
Save Our Water
Ellen Martin - Director - Sacramento, CA
Solatron Technologies Inc.
- Victorville, CA
Sunstall Inc.
Craig Alan Dinsdale - Officer - Novato, CA
Wholesale Solar
Mark and Ellen Coleman - Founders - Mt. Shasta, CA
www.psrec.coop
- Portola, CA
Waste Management Specialists
BigBelly Solar Compacting Trash Receptacle
- Newton, MA
EarthCare Technologies Inc.
Phil Fredericks - Owner - West Fork, AR
 

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Shipping container food halls slated to revitalize Southern California neighborhoods - Inhabitat
12/10/2018 4:08:37 PM
Shipping container food halls slated to revitalize Southern California neighborhoods    Inhabitat Studio One Eleven is developing a series of food halls throughout Southern California using repurposed shipping containers. Check out these cargotecture ...

California Becomes 1st State to Require Solar Panels on New Homes. Here's How It Will Reduce Utility Costs - Fortune
12/6/2018 1:18:34 PM
California Becomes 1st State to Require Solar Panels on New Homes. Here's How It Will Reduce Utility Costs    Fortune California has taken the final step to be the first state in the nation to require solar panels on new homes. The California Building Standards Commission on ...

Target Plaza III sells for $171 million - Finance and Commerce
12/6/2018 10:12:29 AM
Target Plaza III sells for $171 million    Finance and Commerce A California investor with a penchant for tech real estate has paid $171 million for Target Plaza III, a 12-story building in downtown Minneapolis where Target ...

Great Expectations: California's First Steps Toward Universal Health Care - Capital & Main
12/4/2018 9:49:09 AM
Great Expectations: California's First Steps Toward Universal Health Care    Capital & Main Gavin Newsom's gubernatorial campaign was buoyed by his aggressive position on a single-payer system. Now comes the question: How far can--or ...

TMG and KKR acquire California office building - PE Hub
12/3/2018 10:26:00 AM
TMG and KKR acquire California office building    PE Hub TMG Partners and KKR have acquired Oakland California-based 1221 City Center, an office building. No financial terms were disclosed. Current property ...

Studco’s Vortex High Performance Framing System Eliminates Creaking in Tall Buildings - California Newswire
11/28/2018 10:27:00 AM
Studco’s Vortex High Performance Framing System Eliminates Creaking in Tall Buildings    California Newswire WEBSTER, N.Y., Nov 28, 2018 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Tall buildings, much like tall trees, sway in windy conditions, says Studco Building Systems.

Top 10 States by Multifamily LEED Certifications - Multi-Housing News
11/12/2018 3:00:00 AM
Top 10 States by Multifamily LEED Certifications    Multi-Housing News California, Texas and Washington hold the top spots for LEED-certified multifamily properties in the U.S. over the past two years.

California farmhouse redesigned to host the whole family - Curbed
10/31/2018 3:00:00 AM
California farmhouse redesigned to host the whole family    Curbed Many of the design decisions stemmed from the owners' desire to comfortably host their children and grandchildren.

Green building is now academia's core - Building Design + Construction
10/19/2018 12:32:06 PM
Green building is now academia's core    Building Design + Construction David Blackwell Hall at the University of California, Berkeley, exceeded the clients' expectations for energy and water use efficiency, and is the model for ...

Industry Fuels Battle to Stop California's Anti-Tax Prop. 6 - Engineering News-Record
10/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
Industry Fuels Battle to Stop California's Anti-Tax Prop. 6    Engineering News-Record In less than a year, California Senate Bill 1 raised billions for state transportation infrastructure, with thousands of projects underway. But a Nov. 6 state ballot ...

California becomes the first state to ban animal-tested cosmetics - Inhabitat
10/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
California becomes the first state to ban animal-tested cosmetics    Inhabitat Animal-tested cosmetics will no longer be sold in the state of California starting January 2020. Learn more about this historic bill signed by Gov. Brown.

California implements plastic straw ban at dine-in restaurants - Inhabitat
9/25/2018 3:00:00 AM
California implements plastic straw ban at dine-in restaurants    Inhabitat Learn more about the new plastic straw ban for eat-in locales across California. California is the first state to enact this move in an effort to curb pollution.

California Universities Are Transitioning to All-Electric Buildings - Greentech Media News
9/24/2018 3:00:00 AM
California Universities Are Transitioning to All-Electric Buildings    Greentech Media News The University of California system and Stanford University are making all-electric buildings the default in new construction.

Building Energy Modeling Analyst - SustainableBusiness.com
9/19/2018 3:00:00 AM
Building Energy Modeling Analyst    SustainableBusiness.com Gilleran Energy Management, located in Santa Rosa, CA, provides green building and energy efficiency consulting for projects throughout California. ~ Gilleran ...

California plans to launch its own satellite to monitor air pollution - Inhabitat
9/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
California plans to launch its own satellite to monitor air pollution    Inhabitat California has promised to launch its own satellite to track air quality in the fight against air pollution. Governor Jerry Brown announced the major initiative amid ...

California’s Road to Carbon Neutrality Runs Through the State’s Buildings - Greentech Media News
9/14/2018 3:00:00 AM
California’s Road to Carbon Neutrality Runs Through the State’s Buildings    Greentech Media News California must build housing closer to transit and jobs, and wring carbon from new and existing buildings, if the state is to meet its ambitious climate targets.

Fearing massive earthquake, California considers requiring lists of buildings most likely to collapse - Los Angeles Times
9/13/2018 3:00:00 AM
Fearing massive earthquake, California considers requiring lists of buildings most likely to collapse    Los Angeles Times The state Legislature has sent to Gov. Jerry Brown a bill that would require cities and counties in the state's most seismically vulnerable areas to create lists of ...

San Jose First City In California To Receive Platinum Leed Certification In Environmental Sustainability - SFGate
9/10/2018 3:00:00 AM
San Jose First City In California To Receive Platinum Leed Certification In Environmental Sustainability    SFGate SAN JOSE (BCN) San Jose has received platinum LEED certification in a pilot program for green cities offered by the U.S. Green Building Council, council ...

Facebook's new building has green roof, solar panels, and water recycling - The Construction Specifier
9/6/2018 3:00:00 AM
Facebook's new building has green roof, solar panels, and water recycling    The Construction Specifier Facebook has expanded its headquarters in Menlo Park, California, with a new building called MPK 21.

This solar-powered, off-grid California guesthouse is 100% self-sustaining - Inhabitat
8/16/2018 3:00:00 AM
This solar-powered, off-grid California guesthouse is 100% self-sustaining    Inhabitat Set in one of the last remaining undeveloped coastal areas in California, the Off-Grid Guest House, designed by architect Dan Weber of Anacapa and designer ...

A California beacon of sustainability gets a LEED Platinum refresh - Inhabitat
8/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
A California beacon of sustainability gets a LEED Platinum refresh    Inhabitat An inspiring beacon for recycling in El Cerrito, California has recently received a sustainable revamp that includes newly minted LEED Platinum certification.

Warmest ocean temperature in a century recorded in California - Inhabitat
8/7/2018 3:00:00 AM
Warmest ocean temperature in a century recorded in California    Inhabitat Researchers at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography have recorded the warmest sea surface temperature in more than a hundred years near a pier in San ...

This groovy 'Sculpture Home' in California can be yours for just $1.4 million - Inhabitat
8/2/2018 3:00:00 AM
This groovy 'Sculpture Home' in California can be yours for just $1.4 million    Inhabitat If you're in the market for an extraordinary home just steps away from the Pacific Ocean, this unique modernist home can be yours for a cool $1.4 million.

California should commit to 100 percent renewable - San Francisco Chronicle
7/22/2018 3:00:00 AM
California should commit to 100 percent renewable    San Francisco Chronicle The “100 Percent Clean Energy for California” legislation, Senate Bill 100, would help the state continue its jobs-creating path toward clean energy and also ...

California Military Department Aims to be First State Facility to Meet Zero Net Energy Mandate - Comstock's Magazine
7/11/2018 3:26:50 PM
California Military Department Aims to be First State Facility to Meet Zero Net Energy Mandate    Comstock's Magazine The California Military Department headquarters in Rancho Cordova is one of the first large-scale efforts attempting to meet a California mandate regarding the ...

California Begins To Consider Solar on Commercial Buildings - Engineering News-Record
7/11/2018 3:00:00 AM
California Begins To Consider Solar on Commercial Buildings    Engineering News-Record After approving a 2019 building code that requires all new homes in the state to have rooftop solar panels starting in 2020, the California Energy Commission is ...

Award-winning Palm Springs home embraces the California climate in sustainable style - Inhabitat
7/11/2018 3:00:00 AM
Award-winning Palm Springs home embraces the California climate in sustainable style    Inhabitat Los Angeles-based architecture firm Poon Design Inc. has crafted a luxury residence that eschews the mid-century modern style for a more minimalist and ...

US Forest Service allows Nestlé to continue taking water from California national forest - Inhabitat
6/29/2018 3:00:00 AM
US Forest Service allows Nestlé to continue taking water from California national forest    Inhabitat The U.S. Forest *Service* extended a proposal to Nestlé Waters North America, limiting what they draw from California's "Impaired" San Bernardino Mountains.

Net-zero Sawmill House is 100% self sufficient in California's high desert - Inhabitat
6/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
Net-zero Sawmill House is 100% self sufficient in California's high desert    Inhabitat Seattle-based Olson Kundig Architects designed Sawmill House, an elegant, net-zero dwelling that operates completely off the grid in Tehachapi, California.

Pushing Net-Zero Energy from West to East - Builder Magazine
6/26/2018 9:18:14 AM
Pushing Net-Zero Energy from West to East    Builder Magazine California leads the way with innovation in home energy.

This Week in Tech: California to Require Solar Systems for New Homes After 2020 - ARCHITECT Magazine
6/22/2018 4:26:51 PM
This Week in Tech: California to Require Solar Systems for New Homes After 2020    ARCHITECT Magazine Plus, Autodesk debuts a giant digital model of the Eiffel Tower site for its forthcoming restoration, Google releases info on an app for the blind and visually ...

Robert Redford Conservancy earns top LEED Rating - Proud Green Building
6/7/2018 12:03:57 PM
Robert Redford Conservancy earns top LEED Rating    Proud Green Building Pitzer College's renovation project for the Robert Redford Conservancy for Southern California Sustainability has been awarded LEED Platinum certification by ...

What the media missed in its coverage of California's energy code changes - Treehugger
5/31/2018 3:00:00 AM
What the media missed in its coverage of California's energy code changes    Treehugger Almost everybody is so excited about the solar, but I am more excited about the efficiency improvements. A lot of people are still burning gas for heat, and solar ...

Solar SoCal: California’s latest mandate could boost costs for consumers, but have little impact at luxe level - The Real Deal
5/10/2018 3:00:00 AM
Solar SoCal: California’s latest mandate could boost costs for consumers, but have little impact at luxe level    The Real Deal With California set to be the first state in the country to require solar panels on most new homes, developers and homeowners in the Golden State will have to ...

California to become the first US state to require solar panels on new homes - Inhabitat
5/7/2018 3:00:00 AM
California to become the first US state to require solar panels on new homes    Inhabitat California is taking a huge step forward in clean energy, as the state is expected to require solar panels on just about all new homes, The Orange County ...

First permitted cob structure in Berkeley could pave way for more green building - Berkeleyside
4/11/2018 3:00:00 AM
First permitted cob structure in Berkeley could pave way for more green building    Berkeleyside Berkeley native Jessica Tong was not used to the scorching heat she encountered in Hopland, California. While interning at the Solar Living Institute there, the ...

Tesla starts installing solar roofs in California - Inhabitat
4/4/2018 3:00:00 AM
Tesla starts installing solar roofs in California    Inhabitat Tesla is beginning to install their Solar Roofs in California, according to Twitter users who posted pictures of their new roofs.

New Ca. government building expected to achieve net-zero energy - Proud Green Building
3/19/2018 12:11:25 AM
New Ca. government building expected to achieve net-zero energy    Proud Green Building As it moves closer to building a net-zero energy headquarters, California's Department of General Services recently selected a design-build partnership to plan ...

Building code changes can have unintended consequences - Treehugger
1/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
Building code changes can have unintended consequences    Treehugger A study in California shows that changing codes can change a lot more than just their energy consumption.

7 Reliable Prefab Companies in California - Dwell
1/11/2018 3:00:00 AM
7 Reliable Prefab Companies in California    Dwell You don't have to look far to find a host of experienced designers and builders of prefab homes in the Golden State.

Renewable - Alternative Energy News Items
Willdan Awarded New SoCalGas Schools Energy Efficiency Program - Associated Press
12/10/2018 4:16:04 PM
Willdan Awarded New SoCalGas Schools Energy Efficiency Program    Associated Press ANAHEIM, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 10, 2018--Willdan Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: WLDN) announced today that it has been selected by Southern California ...

2020 Solar Power: California Officially Codifies Solar Panel Mandate for Homes - Governing
12/6/2018 9:08:03 AM
2020 Solar Power: California Officially Codifies Solar Panel Mandate for Homes    Governing By Jeff Collins. California officially became the first state in the nation on Wednesday, Dec. 5 to require homes built in 2020 and later be solar powered.

PV - Trillium Installs its First Solar System at Love?s Travel Stop in California - Renewable Energy Magazine
12/4/2018 2:32:30 PM
PV - Trillium Installs its First Solar System at Love?s Travel Stop in California    Renewable Energy Magazine Trillium, a provider of alternative fuels systems and renewable fuels and member of the Love's Family of Companies, has installed an on-site solar system at the ...

Willdan to Assess the Feasibility of a Zero Net Energy, 100% Renewable Power Microgrid for Culver City, California - Associated Press
11/29/2018 3:00:00 AM
Willdan to Assess the Feasibility of a Zero Net Energy, 100% Renewable Power Microgrid for Culver City, California    Associated Press ANAHEIM, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 29, 2018--Willdan Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: WLDN) announced today that Culver City, California has selected Willdan to ...

It's time for Texas to share its expertise in renewable energy with Mexico - Corpus Christi Caller-Times
11/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
It's time for Texas to share its expertise in renewable energy with Mexico    Corpus Christi Caller-Times Texas and California have experience in deploying solar systems on the micro scale that are efficient, cost-effective, and long-lasting.

California Gov. Jerry Brown Was a Climate Leader, but His Vision Had a Fatal Flaw - The Intercept
11/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
California Gov. Jerry Brown Was a Climate Leader, but His Vision Had a Fatal Flaw    The Intercept Under Jerry Brown, California has become a leader on climate politics. But the state has done little to phase out fossil fuel emissions at their source.

California is on fire and Democrats control the House — it's time to get serious about climate change - NBC News
11/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
California is on fire and Democrats control the House — it's time to get serious about climate change    NBC News California is on fire, and the Democrats just won back the House. Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi — whose district sits not far from the flames — took this historic ...

California Will Replace Gas Power Plants With The World's Largest Battery System - Green Matters
11/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
California Will Replace Gas Power Plants With The World's Largest Battery System    Green Matters It's the first time a utility and its regulators have replaced power plants with a renewable energy source.

Itron Selected to be a Leading Technology Provider in California Distributed Energy Management Project - Business Wire
11/14/2018 3:00:00 AM
Itron Selected to be a Leading Technology Provider in California Distributed Energy Management Project    Business Wire Itron participates as a leading technology provider in a project to manage load for customers as part of the Smart Home Study.

Batteries will replace California gas plants as PG&E proposal approved - Energy Storage News
11/13/2018 3:00:00 AM
Batteries will replace California gas plants as PG&E proposal approved    Energy Storage News A proposal by Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E), one of California's three main investor-owned utilities (IOUs) to deploy large-scale energy storage to replace ...

Peninsula Clean Energy Starts Construction of 200-Megawatt Solar Facility - Associated Press
10/11/2018 3:00:00 AM
Peninsula Clean Energy Starts Construction of 200-Megawatt Solar Facility    Associated Press LOS BANOS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 11, 2018--California's largest solar installation built exclusively for a Community Choice Aggregation (CCA) agency ...

Pro-Con: Will ban on fossil fuel energy by 2045 devastate California's economy? - Daily Astorian
9/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
Pro-Con: Will ban on fossil fuel energy by 2045 devastate California's economy?    Daily Astorian PRO: Brown's dream of banning fossil fuels is a 21st century pipe dream. By Merrill Matthews. DALLAS — Outgoing California Gov. Jerry Brown wants to be ...

California Just Signed The Worlds Most Aggressive Climate Bill - OilPrice.com
9/12/2018 3:00:00 AM
California Just Signed The Worlds Most Aggressive Climate Bill    OilPrice.com California just passed one of the most aggressive climate bills in history, making it the first large economy to mandate carbon-free electricity by 2045. The bill that ...

How Community Choice Aggregation Fits Into California’s Clean Energy Future - Greentech Media News
9/12/2018 3:00:00 AM
How Community Choice Aggregation Fits Into California’s Clean Energy Future    Greentech Media News This month, California enacted one of the most ambitious clean energy goals in the country: getting 100 percent of its electricity from carbon-free sources by ...

California commits to 100 percent renewable energy by 2045 | TheHill - The Hill
9/10/2018 3:00:00 AM
California commits to 100 percent renewable energy by 2045 | TheHill    The Hill California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) signed into law Monday a bill that commits the state to achieving a 100 percent renewable energy power grid by 2045.

100% Certifiable California - The Wall Street Journal
9/9/2018 3:00:00 AM
100% Certifiable California    The Wall Street Journal Democrats now want to ban all fossil fuels from the electrical grid.

California Mandates 100 Percent Renewable Energy By 2045 - Hit & Run : Reason.com - Reason
8/30/2018 3:00:00 AM
California Mandates 100 Percent Renewable Energy By 2045 - Hit & Run : Reason.com    Reason Dmitrii Melnikov/Dreamstime.comNever ones to shy away from sweeping regulatory mandates, California politicians are now demanding that the state adopt ...

California Sets Goal Of 100 Percent Clean Energy By 2045 - KPBS
8/29/2018 3:00:00 AM
California Sets Goal Of 100 Percent Clean Energy By 2045    KPBS California would accelerate its efforts to generate most of the state's energy from carbon-free sources and set a goal of phasing out fossil fuels entirely by 2045 ...

100% Renewables Requires Less Land Footprint Than Reliance On Fossil Fuels In California — #RealityCheck - CleanTechnica
8/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
100% Renewables Requires Less Land Footprint Than Reliance On Fossil Fuels In California — #RealityCheck    CleanTechnica August 26th, 2018 by Mark Z. Jacobson. SB 100, a bill now pending in the California legislature, would transition California to 100% zero-carbon, effectively all ...

California’s energy grid: should the state join a regional energy market? - Vox.com
8/23/2018 3:00:00 AM
California’s energy grid: should the state join a regional energy market?    Vox.com Linking its grid to its neighbors' would mean expanding clean energy but losing independence.

California is generating so much renewable energy, it’s about to take a break - ZME Science
8/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
California is generating so much renewable energy, it’s about to take a break    ZME Science With this year's blistering summer, California's solar energy production has surged so much that the state might be taking a break from new renewable projects ...

Green energy is gold for California, US - San Francisco Chronicle
8/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
Green energy is gold for California, US    San Francisco Chronicle I am a physicist, and an energy and sustainability science researcher, and I live in California because of its penchant for not just setting but actually achieving big ...

Vivint Solar Expands Into Illinois & Prepares For California's Solar Mandate - CleanTechnica
8/6/2018 3:00:00 AM
Vivint Solar Expands Into Illinois & Prepares For California's Solar Mandate    CleanTechnica August 6th, 2018 by Joshua S Hill. Leading US residential solar provider Vivint Solar made two announcements last week, revealing its expansion into the state ...

Community Choice Is Driving California's Precocious Energy Revolution - Forbes Now
8/2/2018 3:00:00 AM
Community Choice Is Driving California's Precocious Energy Revolution    Forbes Now California is on track to meet its clean-energy goals a decade early thanks in part to communities demanding and delivering renewable energy faster and ...

Coalition applauds California's low-income rooftop solar investment - Solar Power World
6/22/2018 3:00:00 AM
Coalition applauds California's low-income rooftop solar investment    Solar Power World Solar industry, renewable energy and environmental justice organizations and advocates applauded a decision today by the California Public Utilities.

California Tries Again With 3 Landmark Clean Energy Bills. This Time Things Are Different - Greentech Media
6/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
California Tries Again With 3 Landmark Clean Energy Bills. This Time Things Are Different    Greentech Media California legislators last year failed to pass SB 100, a 100 percent clean energy bill authored by Senate leader Kevin De León and supported by Governor Jerry ...

7 Things to Know about California's New Solar Panel Policy - CALIFORNIA
5/31/2018 3:00:00 AM
7 Things to Know about California's New Solar Panel Policy    CALIFORNIA Earlier this month, California became the first state to require all new homes to have solar power. The mandate, which comes from the California Energy ...

California’s solar rooftop mandate doesn’t make economic sense - San Francisco Chronicle
5/18/2018 3:00:00 AM
California’s solar rooftop mandate doesn’t make economic sense    San Francisco Chronicle This month, the California Energy Commission voted to require that almost all new California housing include rooftop solar panels. The commission estimates ...

California's new solar energy standards: Here's how it could affect homeowners - CNBC
5/13/2018 3:00:00 AM
California's new solar energy standards: Here's how it could affect homeowners    CNBC In light of California's new mandate, CNBC recently spoke to several experts to identify several ways in which the solar requirement could ripple across the ...

California Will Require Solar Power for New Homes - The New York Times
5/9/2018 3:00:00 AM
California Will Require Solar Power for New Homes    The New York Times The state mandate, to take effect in 2020, is the first in the country and is expected to add $8000 to $12000 to the cost of a house.

Another gas plant spurned as renewable energy takes over in California - pv magazine USA
4/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
Another gas plant spurned as renewable energy takes over in California    pv magazine USA The Glendale, California City Council voted 4-1 to put a gas generation plant upgrade on hold to explore renewable energy and storage options.

California Will Get Half its Electricity From Renewables by 2020 - Mother Jones
11/14/2017 3:00:00 AM
California Will Get Half its Electricity From Renewables by 2020    Mother Jones The US fight against climate change hasn't exactly made much progress recently. Just this week, for instance, the Trump administration spent its time at the UN ...

California Goes All In -- 100% Renewable Energy By 2045 - Forbes Now
8/1/2017 3:00:00 AM
California Goes All In -- 100% Renewable Energy By 2045    Forbes Now California is one step closer to a 100 percent renewable future, one that aims to reduce pollution and cut carbon emissions, while increasing jobs in the ...