Whiterock Building Earns EPA’s ENERGY STAR Certification for Superior Energy Efficiency

Whiterock Building, LLC, co-owned/managed by Boulder Architect, Stephen Sparn, has earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) ENERGY STAR certification, which signifies that the building performs in the top 25 percent of similar facilities nationwide for energy efficiency and meets strict energy efficiency performance levels set by the EPA. “Whiterock Building is pleased to accept […]

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The Fight to Save Frank Lloyd Wright’s Phoenix Legacy

One of Frank Lloyd Wright’s most innovative and unusual buildings is under attack. Nestled in a quiet neighborhood in Arcadia, Phoenix, the David and Gladys Wright house features a circular spiral ramp that mimics the Guggenheim Museum. When construction finished in 1953, critics called it Wright’s best work since Fallingwater. According to Neil Levine, a prominent Wright […]

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Phase Change Material (PCM) – Part 2

The Colorado Green Building Guild (CGBG) invited three emerging technology companies to present their sustainable building products at this month’s continuing education seminar.  Here is my summary of the 2nd and 3rd presentations. Click here to read the summary of the first presentation. Phase Change Materials are not exactly new technology – the initial exploration […]

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Holiday Charity Giving

SSArchitects Adopts A Family for Holiday Season SSArchitects believes strongly in supporting the community and as such has partnered with the “I Have a Dream” Foundation of Boulder County to Adopt A Family for the Holidays, gathering presents to help a family have the Christmas they wish for. “I Have a Dream” Foundation of Boulder […]

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Phase Change Material (PCM)

The Colorado Green Building Guild (CGBG) invited three emerging technology companies to present their sustainable building products at this month’s continuing education seminar.  It was really fascinating to hear about some of the new technologies that are hitting the market that are designed to bring a greater level of efficiency to our buildings! Phase Change Material […]

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Das Haus Tour Denver | Innovation in Renewables and Energy Efficiency

The final stop of the North American dasHAUS tour, an innovative solar energy and green building exhibit from Germany, will shortly commence in Denver. The German American Chambers of Commerce have announced the dasHAUS tour will make its last stop on the 14-city tour, which began in October 2011, at the Denver Sustainability Park, 2500 […]

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Pleasant Pool House

This 2,400 square foot structure located on Pleasant Street in Boulder is a fusion of architecture and sculpture. The pool house is part of a 1.5 acre residential compound and is an addition onto an existing guest house. The   pool house design is in contrast to the traditional architecture of the existing house yet […]

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