📔 New book out today! “Regenerative Retrofit: California’s First Living Building” 🏢
It’s Here! The story of California’s first Living Building is now available from Ecotone!
Latest Title from Ecotone Publishing
Regenerative Retrofit: California’s First Living Building details the journey of the renowned architecture firm, Architectural Nexus, and its experience transforming a 1950s-era warehouse into California’s first Certified Living Building. Located in Sacramento’s bustling R Street Corridor, the Arch Nexus SAC building produces more energy than it consumes, is capable of running on captured rainwater, and exemplifies resilient design that connects people to nature and the human community.
Beautifully illustrated and enlivened with the many voices of those who contributed to the project, Regenerative Retrofit chronicles a design process rooted in biophilic relationships to place, describing the collaboration among a stellar team who together created a resilient low-carbon solution to today’s climatic issues through the innovative reuse of an existing building