Energy prices and technologies have changed – your building systems should too.
Two SWA projects have been honored with 2017 Awards for Excellence in Development by Urban Land Institute New York. The Awards for Excellence recognize outstanding development projects in the private, public, and nonprofit sectors across New York State that best exemplify ULI’s commitment to responsible land use and creating sustainable, thriving communities.
Harold Bravo, Senior Accessibility Consultant and nearly 16-year veteran of the firm has recently been appointed to the International Code Council’s (ICC) Accessibility Exam Development Committee as part of the organization’s Professional Development Council.
Come learn about the Passive House movement here in Connecticut and around the globe. A presentation from the Passive House team at Steven Winter Associates will introduce the governing design principles through projects in Connecticut and New York City, home of Cornell Tech on Roosevelt Island, set to be the biggest Passive House building in the world. A Q&A session with area designers and builders will follow.
The rapid decline in costs, paired with the availability of incentives at both state and federal levels, make going solar now better than ever. However, significant challenges remain for designing and constructing solar photovoltaic systems in high density areas.
Steven Winter Associates will host an event aimed at providing a detailed discussion on the state of the solar industry and promoting effective development in urban environments.