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  • Living exterior wall system (irrigated with recycled graywater/rainwater)
  • Green Roof with half comprised of a highly productive vegetable garden
  • Solar array that supplies almost all of the entire structure’s electrical needs
  • Radiant in-floor heat
  • Combination high efficiency hot water boiler that provides in-floor radiant heat and hot water
  • Central staircase doubles as a chimney to draw cooling breezes through the house
  • On-demand hot water (reduces water usage)
  • Recycled cotton and spray foam insulation
  • Low-flow fixtures
  • Non-toxic/Low VOC finishes