Ten Sustainable Projects that Earned LEED Platinum Certification


The Sustainable Projects
The Sustainable Projects

1. Sustainable Projects: Net zero modern house in South Korea

Sustainable Projects-Net zero modern house in South Korea
Sustainable Projects-Net zero modern house in South Korea
This project includes a zero energy house with green features in a PC 4553 and 3208 square feet of visitors to the pavilion. It is located in Yongin, and is the first LEED Platinum project in East Asia, designed by architects Samoo. Samsaung C & T built the house with the ability to reduce energy consumption and 56 percent comes from solar panels on the roof. Built with non-toxic, has high performance façade, floor heat, geothermal heat pumps, two toilets and water, light detectors, the burden of electric cars and many other features. 72 percent of water for daily cleaning and irrigation is a bioreactor gray and black water.

2. Sustainable Projects: Modern Ellis residence

Sustainable Projects-Modern Ellis residence
Sustainable Projects-Modern Ellis residence
This was designed by architects designing Ed Coates and Jo Anne Ellis with a green roof, the rainwater tanks and landscaping of origin. This is the first LEED Platinum family home in Washington State outside Seattle. The project reduces energy consumption by 70 percent, due to solar geothermal water, heat, solar heat recovery technology and photovoltaics. He used the foam insulation sheath cell hybrid spray coating and rear wooden frame that makes it very profitable. This property has 2560 square screen applications rain feet, CMU block windows and metal recyclables.

3. Sustainable Projects: Marin hillside house

Sustainable Projects-Marin hillside house
Sustainable Projects-Marin hillside house
This was designed by architects and built by the SB of the construction and development of McDonald on a hill in a four-level design, incorporating a number of green elements inside and out. It has efficient window frames in aluminum. low-flow toilets, LED lighting, passive solar design with insulated geothermal, spray foam, materials with recycled content and automation and lighting system throughout the house.

4. Sustainable Projects: Bastyr Platinum project

Sustainable Projects-Bastyr Platinum project
Sustainable Projects-Bastyr Platinum project
This project of 11 buildings at Bastyr University in the West Coast was designed by Collins Woerman for 132 students and is expected to save about 34 percent in energy costs. This project has eliminated the space required, the use of locally sourced wood, the roofs of the butterflies to catch rainwater, permaculture garden for teaching food and medicinal plants.

5. Sustainable Projects: First LEED platinum home in Fort Worth

Sustainable Projects-First LEED platinum home in Fort Worth
Sustainable Projects-First LEED platinum home in Fort Worth
This minimalist house in Fort Worth, Texas, was built by Ferrier Custom Homes and features natural day lighting, fiber cement, xeriscaping, energy star windows and doors, SIPS for building and construction waste recycled . It was designed by Philip Newburn of Dobbins Crow and architects.

6. Sustainable Projects: Newport Beach living home

Sustainable Projects-Newport Beach living home
Sustainable Projects-Newport Beach living home
Constructed of blown in insulation, dual flush toilets for water efficiency windows, recycled glass tiles, low-flow fixtures, recycled steel, Mini ductwork and air distribution system, central vacuum, home Newport was designed by Kieran Timberlake. It also has solar photovoltaics on the roof to reduce energy consumption of photos.

7. Sustainable Projects: Solar sufficient LEED home in Houston

Sustainable Projects-Solar sufficient LEED home in Houston
Sustainable Projects-Solar sufficient LEED home in Houston
Designed by architects Adams, Virginia had developed a sustainable structure of galvanized steel and aluminum skin. This house is 3500 square meters, with an output of 23.8 KW self powered by 140 solar panels strong, a rainwater tank of 7,000 gallons of water with opening windows for ventilation. It also has a spray foam insulation, bamboo, recycled paper, the top front panel of solar energy capture and indirect sunlight.

8. Sustainable Projects: Affordable housing Silver Gardens

Sustainable Projects-Affordable housing Silver Gardens
Sustainable Projects-Affordable housing Silver Gardens
Built with superior insulation and a pitched roof to collect rain water up to 5000 liters, the money earns an operation gardens carbon offset. This project of 66 apartments in the New Mexico unit is accessible to persons and characteristics of high efficiency HVAC system, saving devices plumping, wood framing, Energy Star appliances and lighting and indoor VOC finish.

9. Sustainable Projects: Multi family project in LA county

Sustainable Projects-Multi family project in LA county
Sustainable Projects-Multi family project in LA county
Suitable for low-income families, Casa Dominguez, East Rancho Dominguez garden irrigation with insulation and solar photo voltaic 85 KW  good for reducing energy costs. Residents are able to read the energy level of the property with video surveillance.

10. Sustainable Projects: New world home in Georgia

Sustainable Projects-New world home in Georgia
Sustainable Projects-New world home in Georgia
Designed by Chadwick, this home has approximately 2869 square feet of renewable energy sources, geothermal systems, drought tolerant and low maintenance landscaping. It also has bamboo floors, metal roof Energy Star, the dual flush, insulation and tank less water heater lcynene. Sustainable Projects that Earned LEED Platinum Certification

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