How to Build a Carbon Neutral Community From the Ground Up


Green Builder Media announces publication of a new ebook that details how to build net zero carbon homes, featuring a newly opened Thrive Home Builders community in Colorado.

New Ebook Available!

This book walks you step-by-step through the creation of a carbon-neutral production community.
This book walks you step-by-step through the creation of a carbon-neutral production community.

Lake City, Colo., Sept. 26, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —

Green Builder Media joined forces with award-winning builder Thrive Home Builders to design and build net zero carbon production homes in Sonders, a 400-home sustainable community located in the progressive city of Fort Collins, Colo.

In this new downloadable ebook, you will get a photo- and fact-rich narrative about how this special community came to be–and what its success means for the future of carbon-neutral home building. 

The book includes information on: 

  • What a carbon-neutral building approach entails.
  • New ways to think about water conservation.
  • Healthy design and living ideas that support people of all ages. 
  • Implementing the Institute for the Built Environment’s “Five Focus Areas of Accessible Homes.” 
  • How to decide what community-wide amenities to offer. 
  • New indoor air quality must-haves, particularly with wildfires on the rise. 
  • Full details on design and product selections that round out a perfect carbon-neutral home. 

Download this free resource here and get a detailed look at the future of housing!

Contact Cati O’Keefe [email protected] for more information, interviews requests and reprint permission. 

About Green Builder Media

Green Builder Media is North America’s leading media company focused on green building and sustainable living content. With a comprehensive suite of content marketing, digital, social, and print media options, high-profile demonstration projects, market intelligence, data services, and live events, Green Builder Media offers a blend of visionary and practical information covering a broad spectrum of topics, including decarbonization, electrification, smart home technologies, energy efficiency, intelligent water, indoor air quality, resilient housing, renewables, and clean transportation.


CONTACT: Cati O'Keefe Green Builder Media 513-532-0185 [email protected] 

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