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Hitchcock Center Living Building Tour, March 1, 4pm, Amherst, Massachusetts

by Jessica Schultz Living Building Coordinator

Did you know the Hitchcock Center is a Living Building? It is designed to model systems in nature, it’s net zero energy and water, has composting toilets, and has been made with responsibly sourced non-toxic materials. The Hitchcoc… more...

  Filed under: Living Building Challenge

0 replies | 243 views | Posted on: 02/27/2019 | Last updated: 02/28/2019

Hitchcock Center Living Building Tour, March 20, 12-1 pm, Amherst, MA

by Jessica Schultz Living Building Coordinator

Did you know the Hitchcock Center is a Living Building? It is designed to model systems in nature, it’s net zero energy and water, has composting toilets, and has been made with responsibly sourced non-toxic materials. The Hitchcoc… more...

  Filed under: Living Building Challenge

0 replies | 914 views | Posted on: 02/27/2019 | Last updated: 02/28/2019

What is a Passive House - An Introduction

Passive House

by AbbieKnight

According to Wikipedia, the definition of a passive house is “is a rigorous, voluntary standard for energy efficiency in a building, reducing its ecological footprint. It results in ultra-low energy buildings that require little energ… more...

  Filed under: Passive House

0 replies | 5204 views | Posted on: 08/07/2017 | Last updated: 01/13/2019

R.W. Kern Center Living Building Tour, November 14, Amherst, MA, 10:45 am

by Kern Center 17th Certified Living Building

Come explore the R.W. Kern Center, one of just 17 certified Living Buildings in the world. See how rainwater is collected, filtered, and treated to supply the building's potable water. Check out the greywater system to learn how wast… more...

  Filed under: Living Building Challenge

0 replies | 805 views | Posted on: 11/06/2018 | Last updated: 11/08/2018

Hitchcock Center Living Building Tour

by Jessica Schultz Living Building Coordinator

Did you know the Hitchcock Center is a Living Building? It is designed to model systems in nature, it’s net zero energy and water, has composting toilets, and has been made with responsibly sourced non-toxic materials. Bring your ques… more...

  Filed under: Living Building Challenge

0 replies | 134 views | Posted on: 10/31/2018 | Last updated: 10/31/2018

Hitchcock Center Living Building Tour, March 21, 12-1pm, Amherst, MA

by Jessica Schultz Living Building Coordinator

Come meet our newest educator – our building! It is designed to model systems in nature, it is net zero energy, net zero water, has composting toilets, and has been made with responsibly sourced non-toxic materials, come check it out at o… more...

  Filed under: Living Building Challenge

0 replies | 1526 views | Posted on: 03/02/2018 | Last updated: 03/06/2018

Hitchcock Living Building Tour, 10/6 4pm, Amherst

by Jessica Schultz Living Building Coordinator

Come meet our newest educator – our environmental education center! It is designed to model systems in nature, it is net zero energy, net zero water, has composting toilets, and has been made with responsibly sourced non-toxic materials, … more...

  Filed under: Living Building Challenge

0 replies | 619 views | Posted on: 08/24/2017 | Last updated: 09/29/2017

Hitchcock Living Building Tour

by Jessica Schultz Living Building Coordinator

Come meet our newest educator – our environmental education center! It is designed to model systems in nature, it is net zero energy, net zero water, has composting toilets, and has been made with responsibly sourced non-toxic materials, … more...

  Filed under: Living Building Challenge

0 replies | 765 views | Posted on: 08/24/2017 | Last updated: 08/24/2017

Hitchcock Living Building Tour

by Jessica Schultz Living Building Coordinator

Come meet our newest educator – our environmental education center! It is designed to model systems in nature, it is net zero energy, net zero water, has composting toilets, and has been made with responsibly sourced non-toxic materials, … more...

  Filed under: Living Building Challenge

0 replies | 500 views | Posted on: 08/24/2017 | Last updated: 08/24/2017

Hitchcock Living Building Tour

by Jessica Schultz Living Building Coordinator

Come meet our newest educator – our environmental education center! It is designed to model systems in nature, it is net zero energy, net zero water, has composting toilets, and has been made with responsibly sourced non-toxic materials, … more...

  Filed under: Living Building Challenge

0 replies | 435 views | Posted on: 08/24/2017 | Last updated: 08/24/2017

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