CLI Grand Opening

Last Saturday, several Green Hammer folks were lucky enough to attend the Capaces Leadership Institute‘s Grand Opening, celebrating a truly remarkable achievement. Stephen was inspired to write about the project in his bi-monthly Daily Journal of Commerce post.

For two years, migrant farmworkers in Oregon have volunteered their time fundraising and building one of the world’s most innovative commercial office buildings, free of any bank debt and with little obligation to utilities. This first example of a Passive House office building to seek certification in the United States is the new home for the Capaces Leadership Institute (CLI). Not only is this an outstanding achievement, it’s a reminder to us all in the industry about what sustainability truly means. Read more…

Gene, Rob, Stephen and Alex at CLI’s Grand Opening Celebration.

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