There are a lot of valuable resources out there... You just need to find them
Other Energy-Efficient, Earth-Sheltered, Solar, or Sustainable homes.
Energy Efficient / Sustainable design references
Hydronic Cooling (Radiant and Air)
Radiant Heating (Hydronic)
Geothermal (Ground Source) Systems & Radiant components
Home Automation / Structured Cabling
1-Wire Network Information & Devices
Building Material & System Resources
General Green / Energy-Efficient Manufacturer links
Other Building Components& Systems
Green Roofs, meadows and other natural stuff
Waterproofing / Drainage
Earth/Solar House Construction Company Sites
Local Interest sites
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An exercise in Energy Smart, Not So Big living.
www.OurCoolHouse.com - Ideas@OurCoolHouse.com
This site is all about building a cool, energy efficient house,
that makes maximum use of earth sheltered design, passive solar heating and cooling,
geothermal exchange energy management, and right sizing of the house for it's designated use.
The home's placement is on a south-facing hillside in Deep Creek Lake, Maryland.
This site describes the design process, the technologies used and the expected results.
We also have a comprehensive Links Page for anyone who is also interested in designing a