Rooftop Hop

Rooftop Hop

Rooftop Hop Aries Energy is sponsoring Rooftop Hop on October 11th in Chattanooga. Rooftop Hop is an annual event produced by green|spaces. This year it includes five rooftop parties across Chattanooga and travel between the parties and to the final main event by either Double Decker Bus or Bike Chattanooga. Aries Energy will be hosting the party on the roof of The Hunter Museum from 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm. Aries Energy is partnering with Wampler’s Farm Sausage, Century Harvest Farms, and other local sustainable farms to provide net-zero food grown and raised on farms powered by solar energy and biomass gasification. From atop the museum you can take in one of the best views of Chattanooga while you enjoy local food. Read more about the party of the year and learn more about green|spaces...
green|spaces NextGen Design Competition

green|spaces NextGen Design Competition

green|spaces chattanooga has started their NextGen Houses Design Competition. The competition will look for the designs that produce as much energy as they consume, protect and promote the health of their occupants, and maximize water, material, and cost efficiency. The chosen design will be built in Chattanooga. Design teams must include an architect, an engineer, and an architect who practice, teach, or build within a 200 mile radius of the build site. The design must include a minimum of four single-family detached houses shall be located on the site which,subject to regulatory approval, will be re-plated according to the winning design for fee-simple sale. Each unit should have a minimum of three bedrooms and two full bathrooms with a maximum of 2000 GSF. You produce as much energy as you consume; development must be net-zero. Incorporate elements to promote health. Reduce and reuse water. Consider lifecycle impacts of building construction. The maximum budget for hard construction costs shall be $140/SF including contractor fees, site development and renewable energy and excluding land purchase, design fees, and rating system costs.   Registration Closes: July 7, 2014 5:00PM Entry Deadline: August 16, 2014 See the full rules on their website:...