(This house reported 30 resource efficient features.
Sidney and Rodney Wright, Planner and Architect
This firm has designed only energy efficient, passive solar houses since 1973 and concern themselves with selection of appropriate materials of sustainability and for health issues. Authored "The Hawkweed Passive Solar House Book", 1980.
The Cox Sustainable Home has a passive solar design supported by structural insulated panels (SIPs) with high insulation value and low air infiltration potential. Energy efficiency is carried forward with the use of a geothermal heating and cooling system and a low energy lighting plan. The home also boasts the use of a variety of sustainable materials that reduce waste, add durability, and reduce contaminants within the living space, ensuring a healthy home for the occupants.