AWARD: Building Excellence Award from Sustainable San Mateo County

“Award of Excellence for Residential Project : builder MGM Construction and architects HKS/Hill Glazier Studio receive the 2012 Green Building Excellence Award from Sustainable San Mateo County “

HY_8WINNER: MGM CONSTRUCTION -”This is an exceptional project using zero fossil fuels, & producing 137% of its projected energy use with photovoltaic cells & geothermal sources. Their holistic approach to design & construction included architect, contractors & subcontractors buying into the guiding theme & goal: “beyond sustainability to regenerative”. It features 98% waste diversion, FSC certified wood, a superinsulated building envelope, recycled glass, reclaimed materials & recycled steel. Tah.Mah.Lah exceeds LEED Platinum certification standards.”

Read more: http://www.sustainablesanmateo.org/home/awards/previous-award-winners/2012-awards-winners/

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