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GreenBuildingAdvisor.com's Green Architects' Lounge

Green building experts with practical hands-on how-to info on energy efficiency, sustainable products and integrated design

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The podcast is hosted on feedburner.com. Each episode is on average 30:02 long.

Episodes

Green Architects' Lounge - How to Choose the Right Mechanical System

With any house, there are so many variables that influence the decision to choose one particular mechanical system over another; climate, home size, cost, local availability and cost of fuels and materials, and the life style and preferences of the occupants. There is no "one-size-fits-all" system that one can reliably prescribe to all projects. So Chris...Read more

48:24 playtime · Published over 9 years ago · Permalink

Green Architects' Lounge - Solar PV - Part 2

Enter the Dollar! Now it's time to start figuring out just how much these solar sytems will cost. Moreover, we'll find out how to calculate your return on your investment. Then Phil takes us out with a great song called Earl Jean by Beachwood Sparks. Enjoy.

24:52 playtime · Published about 10 years ago · Permalink

Green Architects' Lounge - Solar PV - Part 1

The thing about photovoltaic(PV) Generation of electricity directly from sunlight. A photovoltaic cell has no moving parts; electrons are energized by sunlight and result in current flow. solar (or PVPhotovoltaics. Generation of electricity directly from sunlight. A photovoltaic (PV) cell has no moving parts; electrons are energized by sunlight and result...Read more

31:01 playtime · Published about 10 years ago · Permalink

Green Architects' Lounge - Guest Allison Bailes

Chris and Phil have a nice chat with energy auditing guru, Allison Bailes, As a Green Building Advisor and the man behind the Energy Vanguard, Allison knows his stuff. Together they discuss the new Energy StarLabeling system sponsored by the Environmental Protection Agency and the US Department of Energy for labeling the most energy-efficient products...Read more

45:04 playtime · Published about 10 years ago · Permalink

Green Architects' Lounge - Guest John Straube

The Lounge welcomes John Straube for a drink and chat about the latest news in Building Science. The drink ends up being of the caffeinated variety (due to the early temporal placement of the recording within the day) and the conversation covers many topics such as his new book and what commercial buildings should strive for, where green building and...Read more

54:43 playtime · Published over 10 years ago · Permalink

Green Architects' Lounge - Guest James Howard Kunstler

Some see the glass as half full, others see it as half empty. Jim tells you what the %$#@! is in the glass, how it got there, and what SHOULD be in the glass instead. Join Chris and Phil as they interview author, and social commentator, James Howard Kunstler. Jim delivers his commentary on the built environment in a refreshing, unique, and blunt manner....Read more

56:06 playtime · Published over 10 years ago · Permalink

Green Architects' Lounge - Designed to Built, Part 2

It's one thing to design a house, and it's another entirely to turn that design into a physical reality. In this episode, Chris and Phil kick back with an autumn cocktail and talk about the process of bringing on a builder and the challenges of keeping control, quality, cost, and expectations managed along the way.

36:52 playtime · Published almost 11 years ago · Permalink

Green Architects' Lounge - Designed to Built, Part 1

It's one thing to design a house, and it's another entirely to turn that design into a physical reality. In this episode, Chris and Phil kick back with an autumn cocktail and talk about the process of bringing on a builder and the challenges of keeping control, quality, cost, and expectations managed along the way.

31:03 playtime · Published almost 11 years ago · Permalink

Green Architects’ Lounge - Guest Martin Holladay, Part 2

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38:24 playtime · Published about 11 years ago · Permalink

Green Architects' Lounge - Guest Martin Holladay, Part 1

You know him, you love him, (or at least his articles) it's Martin Holladay. He was in the neighborhood, so he stopped by to chat with Chris and Phil for this episode of the Green Architects' Lounge. This is your chance to get to know the man behind some of your favorite articles. Hear how he spent his youth abroad and how it has shaped his current...Read more

23:54 playtime · Published about 11 years ago · Permalink

GreenBuildingAdvisor.com's Green Architects' Lounge has 31 episodes in total of non- explicit content. Total playtime is 15:31:32. The language of the podcast is English. This podcast has been added on August 6th 2022. It might contain more episodes than the ones shown here. It was last updated on August 10th, 2022 07:46. GreenBuildingAdvisor.com's Green Architects' Lounge was added to the catalog on 06/08/2022.