Our homes are inspired by nature and its healthful benefits. Pringle Creek Community is one of the healthiest communities in the country, with a location in the 2nd healthiest city in the nation, Salem, Oregon. Building with healthful materials, keeping energy efficiency in mind, and providing a shared dedicated green space for residents to thrive are just some of the reasons we champion green living along with an overall healthy lifestyle. Our healthful homes are built with low VOC (volatile organic compounds) that reduce or completely eliminate chemical off-gassing that occurs in run of the mill paint, flooring, and ...
At Pringle Creek Community, innovative renewable energy systems power our residents' homes. It's not only better for the earth, but also less expensive in the long run. As this Kentucky Coal Museum has learned, "solar is cheaper." It's a bit poetic to think that a coal museum also knows that solar is the most cost effective choice to make. Renewable energy systems just make sense for a home buyer who wants to see their dollar stretch as well as having the added bonus of living more sustainably. Read more about how a coal museum turns to solar:
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Meet Melinda, Jeff, and baby Elliot. Melinda and Jeff hail from Central Oregon and were looking to live in a more sustainable community. When the offer to move to Salem for a new job happened, they started their search for a place to call home. A place that would be a warm, welcoming, sustainable, and a safe neighborhood for the new bundle of joy they'd soon be welcoming into the world.
"Jeff has always wanted to live in a house with green technology." - Melinda
When it comes to living sustainably Melinda says, "Jeff has always wanted to live in a ...
The Net Zero home is remarkable in so many ways. This two-level 4 bedroom and 2.5 bath comes with renewable energy technology and uses more environmentally safe materials to make it an overall healthier home for you and your family. Not to mention, it looks gorgeous. Let's take a closer look inside the Net Zero Home to show you the sustainable amenities it has to offer.
Open Houses for the Net Zero Home | 1884 John Muir Circle
Saturday, July 23 (12 - 3:00pm)
Wednesday, July 27 (5 - 8:00pm)
Open Houses in August will be happening, too! Stay tuned on Facebook and Twitter.
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At Pringle Creek Community, we champion sustainability through our renewable energy practices. Our homes have options of using solar with the potential of giving back to the grid. This means our residents receive credit for energy they produce.
ANNA BRUCE-LOCKHART | June 9, 2016
View Original Source at World Economic Forum.
This country made so much clean energy it had to pay people to use it
BY ANNA BRUCE-LOCKHAROn a bright and blustery day last month, a surreal event took place in the world of German energy prices.
Sunny and windy weather lit up the country's solar and wind farms, causing a surge of ...