This course is designed to help students adapt to various environments and discover alternatives to sustainable residential design. Each student will build with at least three types of natural building materials and will gain a better understanding of what constitutes Net Zero Energy housing and how to build it.
Sean Armstrong was a Co-Director at the Campus Center for Appropriate Technology (CCAT) in 1999. He earned his teaching credentials and became a science teacher in 2003: teaching from 2003-2005. He then worked for Danco Community from 2005-2011 as their go-to "Green Guy." From there, he helped design the energy components of Plaza Point: the world's most energy efficient apartment and first solar powered communities in Arcata, California. Sean is now one of the co-owners of Redwood Energy, the world's leading design firm for solar powered housing.
Thursdays 3:00pm-4:50pm (September 18 - November 6, 2014)