When we have a project that includes a solar power system, we turn to Ron Goad from Solcon Solar. He has been installing solar power systems in the Santa Cruz area for over 30 years, including projects at the Seacliff Inn and the O’Neill Sea Odyssey offices, among others.
The team at Talmadge recently completed the first ever new-construction certified passive house in Santa Cruz County. Tucked away in the mountains, this home takes advantage of the best technology in green construction.
We recently started construction on what will be Santa Cruz County’s first passive house built from the ground up! We’ll keep you updated as it progresses; in the meantime, click here to read more about passive homes on our blog.
As humans have evolved, so have our dwellings. At first, the type of man-made dwelling was dictated by climate and available materials: Igloo, adobe, grass huts, for example.