2017

Renewables on the Rise…

Released by: Environment Massachusetts Research and Policy Center Release date: Wednesday, July 26, 2017 Clean energy is sweeping across America, and is poised for further dramatic growth in the years ahead.

By | 2017-11-29T09:07:19+00:00 November 29th, 2017|2017|0 Comments

Green River Homes, LLC breaks ground for Green River Commons, built by Wright Builders, Inc.

November 2nd was a perfect day for the groundbreaking ceremony for Greenfield's newest infill project comprised of 4 affordable and 3 market rate townhome condominiums on Deerfield St, walking distance to the Olver Transit Station and downtown Greenfield. With the Honorable William F. Martin, Mayor of Greenfield, MA, present, along with representatives of Greenfield's planning [...]

By | 2017-11-03T09:38:43+00:00 November 3rd, 2017|2017|0 Comments

LEED GOLD for 3 more of Wright Builders’ homes!

Wright Builders feels that home is more than just shelter: homes are the most important buildings in our lives. We believe strongly that every building should be a green building – but especially homes. Why? LEED homes or those that are built to the LEED specifications are built to be healthy, providing clean indoor air and [...]

By | 2017-10-05T15:26:05+00:00 October 5th, 2017|2017|0 Comments

Hinckley Trace Condos On Target for Mid-September Occupancy

Inspired architecture by Charles Roberts of Kuhn Riddle Architects means bright winter light, summer shading, storage loft, great kitchens for cooks, sloped ceilings for airiness and construction technologies for the 21st century. With drywall and painting well underway, and only 3 2 bedroom homes left, its time to give Bridget Goggins, LEED AP, Eco Broker @ [...]

By | 2017-06-16T15:02:06+00:00 June 16th, 2017|2017|0 Comments

The R. W. Kern Center receives AIA and the Committee on the Environment’s (COTE) Top Ten Awards

AIA and the Committee on the Environment (COTE) announced this year’s recipients of the COTE Top Ten Awards, the industry’s premier program celebrating sustainable design excellence. Now in their 21st year, the Top Ten Awards highlight projects that exemplify the integration of great design and great performance. Submissions are required to demonstrate how the project [...]

By | 2017-04-20T12:36:30+00:00 April 20th, 2017|2017|0 Comments

Valley builders see steady commercial business

Monday's Gazette article Valley builders see steady commercial business sees a healthy future for new commercial construction.  “The commercial construction world is really based upon success. The success of other businesses. If they succeed, then you succeed, because then there is work to do,” said Mark Ledwell, co-owner and president of Wright Builders Inc. in Northampton. “We’re [...]

By | 2017-02-21T13:40:42+00:00 February 21st, 2017|2017|0 Comments

New home in VT achieves HERS Index of 4! What’s that mean? Take a look…

Wright Builders' commitment to sustainable construction and high performance homes is exemplified in this new home in VT. A  HERS Index Score of 4 means this home is 96% more energy efficient than the RESNET Reference Home. This matters from many perspectives including annual energy costs, inside comfort during all seasons, reduced use of fossil [...]

By | 2017-02-14T09:49:43+00:00 February 14th, 2017|2017|0 Comments