Ithaka Terraces Condos Offer Fossil-fuel-free Living

While the hillside location of Ithaka Terraces was a challenging spot for construction, developer Ed Cope and architect Noah Demarest make creating an all-electric Net Zero Energy condominium complex look surprisingly do-able. Prospective homebuyers, and energy geeks, have a chance to tour and learn more during Open House events on May 12 and 13. Read our interview with developer Ed Cope.

Ecovillage TREE by Bob Nape

ASKING THE RIGHT QUESTIONS A Workshop for City and Town Officials

Green building is an accelerating trend, spurred by new codes and requirements from New York State and Tompkins County. Both the Town and City of Ithaca are also developing new green building policies. This workshop will help municipal staff and board members get up to speed with an overview of current green building technologies, terminology and codes. Participants will learn the right questions to ask when reviewing proposed new housing developments. Choose your date: April 30, May 11 or May 17.
Learn more and register.

BCorp United Way USGBC Energy Star CNY Best Places to Work

from the Taitem blog