UCDavis’ Domes Pioneer Sustainability

From the New York Times, Jan.21, 2015 DAVIS, Calif. — The trill of panpipes from a yurt wafted across the mulch hillocks of the Domes, a 1970s experiment in communal…

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West Village Progress Toward ZNE Goal

UC Davis West Village is the largest planned zero net energy community in the United States. It is on track to demonstrate, for the first time, that zero net energy is…

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Straw bale House a First for Davis

Hammond + Playle Architects By Tanya Perez Davis Enterprise | October 19, 2014 | Driving by the old Dairy Queen at 909 Fifth St., you get the feeling you might…

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Honda House Produces More Energy Than It Uses

By TODD WOODY  The New York Times MARCH 25, 2014 A home by Honda and the University of California, Davis, is expected to make more energy than it consumes. CreditThor Swift for…

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Davis’ Best Design Talent, Bourne and Corbett
Produce ZNE Condos

Parkview Place, a Zero Net Energy six-condominium project, is a living fact on the ground at 4th and D streets in Davis. Fully occupied, the project may be the first in…

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