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Pivotal Solutions becomes a Green Building Registry data partner

Pivotal Solutions becomes a Green Building Registry data partner

August 18, 2020
Earth Advantage and Pivotal Energy Solutions Partner to Consolidate Aggregation and Distribution of Green Home Data
Welcome Meg Garabrant

Welcome Meg Garabrant

August 13, 2020
Meg Garabrant joins the Earth Advantage team as our Senior Business Development Manager focused on promoting our Green Building Registry® platform. Our Director of Marketing & Technology recently interviewed Meg to give some insights into her background and what she'll be working on here.
Welcome Allie Callow-Spencer

Welcome Allie Callow-Spencer

August 5, 2020
A brief interview with our new Training Development Lead, Allie Callow-Spencer.
Nathan Good Architects Earn

Nathan Good Architects Earn "Best in American Living" National Award

November 14, 2019
Nathan Good Architects of Salem and Winsome Construction of McMinnville are the recipients of a National Association of Home Builder’s 2019 Best in American Living Award for a recently completed custom home in Salem, Oregon that Earth Advantage certified LEED Platinum.
How does someone get involved in green building?

How does someone get involved in green building?

August 5, 2019
At Earth Advantage, we believe one of the most impactful ways to propel the building industry toward a socially, economically, and environmentally just future is to provide workforce development trainings on green building – especially for communities historically underrepresented in the industry.
A Return to Hope

A Return to Hope

July 23, 2019
We face the greatest challenge of humanity and can look to the Apollo 11 mission to the moon as inspiration.
Why Zero Energy “Ready” Certified Homes Should be our Industry’s Focus

Why Zero Energy “Ready” Certified Homes Should be our Industry’s Focus

July 7, 2019
The importance of building to Zero Energy Ready as a strategy for reducing energy use in homes
Wildfire Protection in New Home Construction

Wildfire Protection in New Home Construction

July 7, 2019
An overview of strategies builders can take to help protect homes and their sites from wildfires.
Air Sealing Fire Sprinkler Systems

Air Sealing Fire Sprinkler Systems

May 21, 2019
With fire sprinkler systems becoming more common in single family housing, and builders becoming more aware of how important it is to build airtight homes, properly air sealing the heads becomes a prime concern. Fire sprinkler systems result in additional penetrations in the air barrier, whether the sprinkler heads are side wall or ceiling mounted.
The largest energy loads in new energy efficient electric homes are not what you think

The largest energy loads in new energy efficient electric homes are not what you think

May 21, 2019
Anyone involved in green building or energy efficiency in residential single family new construction knows how much our collective industry focuses on insulation and air sealing. There’s good reason for this. Space heating and cooling loads dominate the energy profiles of the vast majority of homes on the market outside of rare truly temperate climates like Hawaii.
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