LEED CERTIFIED = comfort and energy savings

LEED stands for green building leadership. LEED is transforming the way we think about how buildings and communities are designed, constructed, maintained and operated across the globe. LEED certified buildings save money and resources and have a positive impact on the health of occupants, while promoting renewable, clean energy. Wright Builders was recently awarded LEED [...]

By | 2015-07-04T23:55:36+00:00 June 19th, 2015|2015|0 Comments

Hampshire College’s R. W. Kern Center comes to life!

With an anticipated occupancy in the summer of 2016, the R. W. Kern Center will be the point of entry for prospective students and their families into the community. As the home of the admissions office, it will also enable tours to start near the center of campus. This building will also provide instructional space, [...]

By | 2016-10-19T11:39:00+00:00 June 15th, 2015|2015|0 Comments

The Gazette Readers’ Choice Awards – 2015

We thank you again for voting for us last year... this award means a great deal to us. With over 40 years of sustainable construction, quality craftsmanship, and general overall awareness for a healthy environment for you and this planet, we celebrate what we are able to do every day and thank you for recognizing us. So [...]

By | 2015-06-27T17:01:54+00:00 May 4th, 2015|2015|0 Comments

Assessing High Performance Homes – Interview and Story

Assessing High Performance Homes Nathaniel Cramer - Bureau of Local Assessment On a perfect fall day last October, Bureau of Local Assessment staff from the Springfield, Worcester and Boston offices met with Jonathan Wright, owner of Wright Builders in Northampton, for a tour of Village Hill Northampton. Village Hill is a planned development on Hospital [...]

By | 2015-06-27T17:11:17+00:00 April 17th, 2015|2015|0 Comments

Hampshire’s R. W. Kern Center is Well Under Way

Bensonwood of New Hampshire is busy fabricating the 48 foot long beams that will be part of the support infrastructure of the this multifunctional learning, teaching, and exhibition space. The R. W. Kern Center will be the point of entry for prospective students and their families into the community. As the home of the admissions [...]

By | 2016-10-19T11:39:00+00:00 March 24th, 2015|2015|0 Comments

Living Future unConference 2015 April 1-3, 2015 | Seattle, WA | Sheraton Seattle

Living Future is the forum for leading minds in the green building movement seeking solutions to the most daunting global issues of our time. Out-of-the-ordinary learning and networking formats provide innovative design strategies, cutting-edge technical information and the inspiration needed to achieve significant progress toward a truly Living Future. We are looking forward to learning more, [...]

By | 2016-10-19T11:39:00+00:00 March 6th, 2015|2015|0 Comments

Knowledge, experience, community: BuildingEnergy 15

JOIN US! The BuildingEnergy 15 Conference & Tradeshow, held March 3 - 5, in Boston, MA is the Northeast's premier gathering for sustainable design, high performance building, and renewable energy professionals. Produced by volunteer members of the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association (NESEA), 3,500+ gather to discuss sustainability in the built environment. Attendees span all sectors [...]

By | 2015-05-16T17:33:47+00:00 February 18th, 2015|2015|0 Comments

The Upper Ridge Flats are looking great!

If you haven't ventured up to Village Hill to see our latest homes, please do! Or call Goggins Real Estate for a tour. Although winter has thoroughly set in, progress on the exterior and interior of these homes marches on. 3 of 6 homes are under contract (both top floors and the 2nd floor south), [...]

By | 2016-10-19T11:39:00+00:00 January 8th, 2015|2015|0 Comments

NESEA’s BE 15 Conference – A huge success.

March 3 - 5, 2015 at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston BuildingEnergy is the most established and most cross-disciplinary renewable energy and high performance building conference in the region. Organized by members of the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association (NESEA), BuildingEnergy attracts more than 3500 building professionals with its cutting edge, vetted content and [...]

By | 2016-10-19T11:39:00+00:00 December 5th, 2014|2014|0 Comments