Last month, I attended NAHB’s midyear meeting in Miami and had the pleasure of sitting in on a presentation by Daniel Swift, president and CEO of Des Moines-based architecture group BSB Design.
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Farhana Rahman of the New York City College of Technology sands the rails that supports the team's ramp on Day 9 of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon at the Orange County Great Park, Irvine, California, Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015. (Credit: Thomas Kelsey/U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon)
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Courtland Place Passive House in Washington. Photo: Rob Harrison/Creative Commons
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Solar panels on a roof. Photo: Pujanak/Wikimedia Commons
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A canal in Venice, Calif. Photo: cdooginz/DeviantArt
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