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The Arc House Making the Connection Between Smart + Solar A new dwelling concept that combines the economy and simplicity of tiny house living with cutting edge building science. A home that is smart, self-sufficient, and compact.

A net-zero home that is ready for anything—and that is beautiful and elegant, too.

Green Builder Media and Shelter Dynamics, in partnership with Kitcheneering and Align3D, have teamed up to introduce The Arc House, the latest in Green Builder Media’s forward-thinking VISION House series. This innovative “tiny home” integrates many facets of sustainability into one compelling, compact package, taking the concept to the next level with its unique form, craftsmanship and functionality. The Arc House expands the market for tiny house living with its example of resilient, versatile housing.

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Arc House and The Changing Consumer Zeitgeist
We have now taken the Arc House, a 432 square foot example of next generation sustainable living designed by specialty builder Shelter Dynamics, to three conferences: PCBC, Solar Power International, and Greenbuild.  On our west coast tour, thousands of people had the opportunity to experience this hand-...
Oct 19, 2016 11:00 AM ET
The Anatomy of Zero Energy in the Arc House
At 432 square feet, The Arc House naturally has lower energy demand than a larger one, especially when it comes to space heating and cooling. An energy-efficient envelope, efficient appliances and smart home technology reduce The Arc House’s energy demand even further.  Envelope Strategies The unique construction of The Arc House posed some challenges for...
Oct 5, 2016 4:30 PM ET
The Arc House Goes to Vegas: Millennials Rejoice!
I’m not a millennial, but I find myself intrigued by many of the things that seem to drive the interest and attention of that generation—smart technologies, clean energy, the circular economy, and tiny living.  Fortunately (for me and the Millennials), all of those sectors are spreading like wildfire, and innovation is rampant.  Smart technologies are transforming the way...
Sep 6, 2016 12:00 PM ET
Are You Going to Solar Power International in Las Vegas This Month?
September 1, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Green Builder Media, Solar Energy Trade Shows, and Jinko Solar invite you to an exclusive media event to view the Arc House, a revolutionary dwelling concept that exemplifies next-generation living. The hand-crafted Arc House is a 100% solar-powered tiny home that combines the economy and simplicity of efficient living with cutting edge building science...
Sep 1, 2016 4:00 PM ET
Arc House: The Case for Compact, Affordable Housing
Today, more than ever, we need housing solutions that respond to changing demographics and economic realities, while at the same time reducing the environmental footprint of the housing industry. With The Arc House, Shelter Dynamics and Green Builder® Media are demonstrating the possibilities of future housing and steering the market on a more sustainable course. But to understand where...
Aug 16, 2016 10:00 AM ET