Contests Buildings 2015 Buildings 2015 Semi-Finalist selection
Expert judges select semi-finalists
Jun 14, 2015 12:00 EDT
- Jul 1, 2015 12:00 EDT Proposal revisions
Semi-finalists can improve their proposals
Jul 1, 2015 12:00 EDT
- Jul 15, 2015 12:00 EDT Finalist selection
Expert judges select finalists
Jul 15, 2015 12:00 EDT
- Aug 3, 2015 12:00 EDT Voting period
Public Voting Period
Aug 3, 2015 12:00 EDT
- Sep 13, 2015 12:00 EDT Completed
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Construct a series of full size, 3D Printed Hempcrete Pyramidal homes. Show the FULL capability of hemp, 3D Printing, and alt. energy tech.
One open source interface that understands your preferred living environment controlling a myriad of smart devices meeting your energy goals
To make the first Window Insulating Plug&Play solar panel to save energy on Air-conditioning, while making clean energy. Anyone can install.
Establishment of energy + + Buildings in a sustainable style of construction (solid wood) - 100% renewable energy supply (electric & heat)
Zero-Energy / Zero-Carbon super-strong homes offer a free-market choice to boycott fossil fuels and prepare for and end climate change.
Focus on lost ecosystems of urban development . (Climate Colab ,I need Global option for my impact , regions option is not enough)
Algae Frame to handle Global Warming. This differs from other approaches,its simple and more efficient but requires government support.
Update building codes to encourage/require green technology.
Want to cut carbon pollution? Start w/ buildings: give real-time feedback on energy consumption and crowdsource the hunt for energy leaks.
Energy efficient homes are unaffordable with conventional bank financing. Locally issued value indexed bonds will make them affordable.
Off-grid tiny home demo w/biodiesel from septic tank effluent, all-electric, std constr to code, 14x20ft 2-story+grnhs, H2O w/cistern, 3kw.
Alternative to Wood type insulated framing methods, less material and labour and overall costs, for a Quality, Super Insulated Structure
Hemp in Hempcrete is a GREAT way to lock up CO2. But there's no space to grow enough. Until now.