Gallery: Chicago Home Renovation Receives the Most LEED Points Ever Rec...

 
Additionally, the home earned a HERS rating of 13, an Energy Star rating, 3 Stars in the Chicago Green Homes Program, and it is also net-zero energy due to three rows of photovoltaics on the roof and a vertical axis wind turbine.

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  1. Holcim Awards January 3, 2011 at 4:34 pm

    This is an admirable project. It seems like they integrated sustainable features as much as possible throughout the entire design. Great work. This would be an excellent submission to the Holcim Awards for Sustainable Construction.

    Enter your sustainable project today!
    http://on.fb.me/holcim-awards

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