AIA Brooklyn hosts LBC Water Petal & Sewage Heat Recovery CEU Credits at Scarano Architects, Brooklyn – March 12th
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Wouldn’t it seem that finding out where a product is made is an easy task? Not so. In my quest as a researcher to purchase locally made, sustainably manufactured products for Bright ‘n Green, I’ve repeatedly run into difficulty with the transparency of processes behind many products….
Sustainable homes have been popping up in many Brooklyn nabes and now a new eco-condo complex called Bright N’ Green is putting Brighton Beach on the sustainable property map too. The 15,000 square foot, NYC Green Property-certified building by Scarano Architect PLLC will house six units complete with solar panels and wind turbines on the roof as well as a greywater system and insulated panels to boost energy-efficiency.