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BPC Wins Sixth US DOE Housing Innovation Award

BPC is pleased to announce that BPC is a winner of the U.S. DOE 2021 Housing Innovation Awards annual competition. This is the sixth Housing Innovation award BPC has earned since 2013. BPC’s project won in the category of Custom Homes (for Buyers). The home which BPC calls Hillside Passive House is a U.S. DOE [...]

By |2021-10-04T14:01:17-04:00October 4th, 2021|Categories: News from BPC|

BPC Net-Zero Energy Home Project Subject of Series in Fine Home Building Magazine

An 80-year old home in Connecticut getting a deep energy retrofit and whole-house green renovation by BPC Green Builders is the subject of an ongoing series of articles in Fine Home Building Magazine. Join BPC project manager, Albert Jensen-Moulton and the editors of Fine Home Building magazine as this Net-Zero Energy home progresses. [...]

By |2021-04-28T11:25:34-04:00April 27th, 2021|Categories: Articles about BPC, News from BPC|Tags: |

Two BPC Green Builders Projects Featured in Bedford & New Canaan Magazine

Two custom green homes recently built by BPC Green Builders are the subjects of two articles published in the March/April 2021 Bedford & New Canaan Magazine. One of the articles, titled Positively Passive, is about a home built by BPC Green Builders and designed by the homeowners Elisabeth Post-Marner and Larry Marner, both architects. [...]

By |2021-04-28T11:25:46-04:00April 21st, 2021|Categories: Articles about BPC, News from BPC|Tags: |

BPC Green Builders Home Wins 2020 AIA Connecticut Sustainable Architecture Award

BPC Green Builders is pleased to announce that a Net Zero Energy home BPC built and designed by Trillium Architects won an Award of Merit in the 2020 AIA Connecticut Sustainable Architecture Award competition. This home also was the winner of the 2020 US Department of Energy Housing Innovation Award in the Custom Home category.

By |2021-02-17T12:09:58-05:00February 16th, 2021|Categories: News from BPC|

BPC Wins Peter Harding Service Award

  BPC Green Builders is the Proud Recipient of the 2019 Connecticut Zero Energy Challenge's Peter Harding Service Award   We are pleased to announce that BPC Green Builders. Mike Trolle, and Chris Trolle have been awarded Energize Connecticut's Zero Energy Challenge Award program's Peter Harding Service Award. The Peter Harding Service Award, named [...]

By |2020-09-10T13:10:26-04:00September 10th, 2020|Categories: News from BPC|

BPC Green Builders Publishes New Edition of its Online Glossary of Green Building Terms for Consumers

BPC Believes the New Edition to be the Most Comprehensive Green Building Term Glossary Online. BPC Green Builders is pleased to announce it has just posted online its newest and most comprehensive edition of Glossary of Green Building Terms to date. The new glossary contains over 300 terms and has 70 illustrations and photos. [...]

By |2019-10-25T12:25:29-04:00October 23rd, 2019|Categories: News from BPC, Other Green Topics|

BPC Green Builders Featured in Special Coastal Issue as the “Expert Who Can Help – Going Green can Start at Home”

Connecticut’s Gold Coast Publisher, Moffly Media, features BPC Green Builders in “Ways To Live The Good Life in Fairfield County”. The 2019 inaugural list of 203 recognizes Fairfield County’s “Gold Coast Treasures” – the pros and places for family fun, cool outings, shopping, and specialty services. Highlighted as “one of [...]

By |2019-08-01T09:44:33-04:00July 15th, 2019|Categories: News from BPC|

BPC’s Mike Trolle Selected as Green Building Expert for Panel Discussion on Healthy Homes: Green and Sustainable Solutions

The event was hosted by Gault Energy & Home Solutions in their Westport, Connecticut showroom.On June 26, 2019, BPC Green Builder’s co founder and principle, Mike Trolle, was one of 3 expert panelists at The Healthy Homes, Green and Sustainable Solutions presentation and discussion held at Gault Energy & Home Solutions in Westport, Connecticut.In addition to BPC’s Mike Trolle, [...]

By |2019-09-10T16:13:24-04:00June 27th, 2019|Categories: News from BPC|

BPC Green Builders Win’s 2019 Top Green Business Award from TownVibe Media

On March 12, 2019, BPC Green Builders was honored for significantly incorporating green practices into their culture and operations at TownVibe's Sixth Annual Green Awards' ceremony in Ridgefield, CT. Since 1998, BPC has always built green homes that meet or exceed industry-recognized green building standards. Many of BPC's custom homes are [...]

By |2019-07-02T15:31:19-04:00March 12th, 2019|Categories: News from BPC|

BPC Home Featured on Fine Home Building Website

The Taft School Faculty Home built by BPC Green Builders in 2014 was recently the subject of a detailed article on Fine Home Building's website written by Kiley Jacques. The article starts off: Four years after its completion, the internationally recognized Taft House remains a leading-edge example of building science success. The team designing and [...]

By |2021-04-28T14:10:47-04:00January 20th, 2019|Categories: Articles about BPC, News from BPC|Tags: |

BPC Green Builders Wins WestPort’s First Green Building Residential Award

BPC Green Builders is proud to announce that we are the first winner of the town of Westport’s Green Task Force “Building Award for Achievement in Sustainable Design and Construction”. The award program is part of a larger program by Westport’s Building Dept. for recognizing projects in Westport that have made or are making [...]

By |2019-04-16T16:25:32-04:00August 10th, 2018|Categories: News from BPC|

BPC Clients Write E-book About Their BPC Net Zero Energy Home

Download it for free here BPC clients Karen and Cyril Cabral were so enthusiastic about their new Net Zero Energy Home by BPC that they wrote an e-book to share their experience and what they learned about high-performance energy-efficient homes during the process.  Most BPC clients find building their green home a learning experience. But [...]

By |2019-04-16T17:07:34-04:00January 15th, 2018|Categories: News from BPC|

BPC Green Builders Earns Another U.S. Department of Energy Housing Innovation Award

October 2017 BPC Green Builders Earns Another U.S. Department of Energy Housing Innovation Award: 2017 US DOE Housing Innovation Award for Custom Homes for Buyers BPC Green Builders Inc. received its fourth DOE Housing Innovation Award in five years. The award category was "Custom Homes for Buyers".  Built in Clinton, NY the winning custom green home [...]

By |2019-04-16T16:23:15-04:00October 30th, 2017|Categories: News from BPC|

Ridgefield “Net-Zero” House Powered Fully by the Sun

Ridgefield “Net-Zero” House Powered Fully by the Sun NewsTimes, Feburary 23, 2017 This article about a sustainable Net0-Zero Energy home built by BPC Green Builders and designed by Trillium Architects starts: "After nearly a year in their new home, the Ranades haven’t had to pay a nickel for the energy needed to run it. [...]

By |2021-04-28T11:33:51-04:00February 28th, 2017|Categories: Articles about BPC, News from BPC|Tags: |
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