(This house reported 36 resource efficient features.
Dr Pierce Jones, Director and Professor
PREC integrates University of Florida's assets to promote the adoption of best design, construction, and management practices in new residential communities that measurably reduce energy and water consumption and environmental degradation.
The University of Florida Program for Resource Efficient Communities (PREC) and developer GreenTrust, LLC partnered to create an environmentally friendly, master-planned community containing 88 resource efficient homes in Gainesville, Florida. The high energy-efficiency homes meet or exceed national and local standards for "green" construction, while green building technologies. Conditions, Covenants and Restrictions (CCRs) develop an organizational structure and guide the long-term practices of environmental responsibility and stewardship.