Green Homes Kapolei HI

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Nanala at Mehana by D.R. Horton
(808) 674-2660
510 Kunehi Street #101
Kapolei, HI
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 1
Number of Bathrooms : 1
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Nanala at Mehana

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Sea Country - Makalae by D.R. Horton
(808) 668-9088
87-450 Kaukama Road
Waianae, HI
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Sea Country - Makalae

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Nanala at Mehana by D.R. Horton
(808) 674-2660
510 Kunehi Street #101
Kapolei, HI
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 1
Number of Bathrooms : 1
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Nanala at Mehana

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Ho'onanea at Lahaina by D.R. Horton
(808) 661-5202
1155 Limahana Circle, A102
Lahaina, HI
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Ho'onanea at Lahaina

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Sea Country - Makalae by D.R. Horton
(808) 668-9088
87-450 Kaukama Road
Waianae, HI
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Sea Country - Makalae

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Kahiwelo at Makailo by D.R. Horton
(808) 672-7533
92-502 Waokele Street
Makakilo, HI
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Kahiwelo at Makailo

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Opukea at Lahaina by D.R. Horton
(808) 661-5202
1155 Limahana Circle A102
Lahaina, HI
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Opukea at Lahaina

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Pualani Estates by D.R. Horton
(808) 331-1500
75-670 Mea Lanakila Street
Kailua-Kona, HI
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Pualani Estates

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Na Hoku at Maui Lani by D.R. Horton
(808) 877-7707
25 Hoku Puhipaka Street
Kahului, HI
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Na Hoku at Maui Lani

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Kahiwelo at Makailo by D.R. Horton
(808) 672-7533
92-502 Waokele Street
Makakilo, HI
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Kahiwelo at Makailo

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A House as a System

House as a System

Green doesn't have to be expensive to build, nor does it have to look "different". It can be designed in any style, or any shape. The main focus of green building is to provide benefits to the occupants. A green building is a building that is designed, constructed, and operated utilizing a whole-system design approach, with the goal of enhancing the overall environmental performance of the building and the site on which it sits. 

Our built environment is changing the world significantly. Many of the homes built today consume an inordinate amount of natural resources and energy; building contribute over 40 percent of the total greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, more than either industry or transportation alone. Green building is a systematic approach that covers every step of design and construction from land use and site planning to materials selection, energy efficiency and indoor air quality. At its most basic, green building is a tripod of three interrelated goals:

Energy Effect - the cornerstone of any green building project. A well-designed and green-built home consumes as little energy as possible and uses renewable resources of energy whenever possible. Lower energy use not only saves homeowners money but also has broader societal benefits, including:

fewer disruptions in energy supplies better air quality reduced global climate change

Conservation of Natural Resources - There are great varieties of effective building strat...

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