Archinect - News 2014-10-25T02:30:37-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/86377469/prime-cut-by-rutz-architekten-winning-entry-for-architecture-at-zero-2013 “Prime Cut” by Rutz Architekten - winning entry for Architecture at Zero 2013 Justine Testado 2013-11-12T14:40:00-05:00 >2013-11-13T03:53:55-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zg/zgi08oqgc0pm1r89.jpg" width="514" height="308" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>"Prime Cut" by Swiss firm Rutz Architekten won a Merit Award in the 2013 Architecture at Zero competition we just featured. Student and professional entrants were required to design a zero-net energy, mixed use, affordable residential building for the Tenderloin neighborhood in San Francisco, CA.</p></em><br /><br /><p> Previously: <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/86374249/architecture-at-zero-2013-winners-announced" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architecture at Zero 2013 winners announced</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/86374249/architecture-at-zero-2013-winners-announced Architecture at Zero 2013 winners announced Justine Testado 2013-11-12T13:45:00-05:00 >2013-11-12T15:01:51-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/b3/b32e0ma134xcs4of.jpg" width="514" height="274" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The winners have been revealed for the Architecture at Zero 2013 competition. Architecture, engineering, and planning students and professionals worldwide were invited to submit their designs of a zero-net energy, mixed-use, and affordable residential building for the Tenderloin neighborhood in San Francisco, CA.</p></em><br /><br /><p> See also: <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/86377469/prime-cut-by-rutz-architekten-winning-entry-for-architecture-at-zero-2013" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">&ldquo;Prime Cut&rdquo; by Rutz Architekten - winning entry for Architecture at Zero 2013</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/71829118/seattle-s-super-green-bullitt-center-opened-on-earth-day Seattle’s Super-Green Bullitt Center Opened on Earth Day Alexander Walter 2013-04-23T16:37:00-04:00 >2013-04-25T17:21:39-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/44/4461a254vmk3qs7z.jpg" width="514" height="385" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Yesterday, on Earth Day, Seattle's latest green building celebrated its grand opening: The Bullitt Center, a super-efficient office space at 1501 East Madison Street, was designed to become the world&rsquo;s largest functioning, commercial Living Building, using an estimated 83 percent less energy than a typical Seattle office building and achieving Net Zero Energy and Net Zero Water.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/30698820/the-ridge-net-zero-energy-mixed-use-passive-house-project-gets-thumbs-up-in-philadelphia The Ridge: Net-Zero Energy Mixed-Use Passive House Project Gets Thumbs Up In Philadelphia Andrew Michler 2011-12-12T17:06:33-05:00 >2011-12-12T17:23:20-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/8w/8wnbkgoqg7x3khnt.jpg" width="514" height="321" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Philadelphia just gave the go-ahead for a large mixed-use multi-family housing project that is urban friendly and energy frugal. Conceived by design/build group Onion Flats "The Ridge&rsquo; will be the largest Passive House project in the region...Vegetated roofs and greenscape will frame the plentiful public spaces within, encouraging community interaction.</p></em><br /><br /><p> Onion Flats' design won with overwhelming community approval.</p>