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Polymath FLW Duncan Exterior Front

Frank Lloyd Wright's Duncan House at Polymath Park in Pennsylvania is one of his Usonian home designs. Usonian usually refers to a group of approximately sixty middle-income family homes designed by Wright beginning in 1936. Wright used the name “Usonian” to reference his homes built in the United States of America, in a style that was meant to be accessible for the “common people.”  ©2014 Robin Rogers




Polymath Park Features Usonian Homes (USA)

Polymath Park was designed by a Frank Lloyd Wright apprentice to be a small community of “Usonian” homes in Western Pennsylvania. The 125-acre (0.51 km2) property now hosts three homes, connected by unpaved roads on a mostly wooded site. Peter ...more


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Building Energy Software Tools Directory

Alphabetical list of tools used for energy efficiency in buildings.

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Solar Analysis Widget (USA)

Find out how much solar your roof can hold and what the savings would be. Just type in your address and select your roof.

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Solar Pathfinder-Solar Site Analysis (Fee)

This non-electronic instrument is an easy-to-use tool that accurately measures the shading of any site, allowing the user to see what ...more


PV WATTS Calculator v 1.0

PVWATTS calculates electrical energy produced by a grid-connected photovoltaic (PV) system. Researchers at the National Renewable Energy ...more


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Polymath Park (Acme, Pennsylvania, USA)

Experience the legendary work of Frank Lloyd Wright, one of the world’s most celebrated architects with an overnight stay in the ...more


Green Wizard (Fee-based)

GreenWizard, Inc. is a software provider for the design and construction community, simplifying the process of managing green and sustainable ...more


Green Spec (Fee-based)

BuildingGreen's online product guide, GreenSpec, lists more than 2,200 environmentally preferable products, with key insights on the green ...more


Architecture for Humanity

Addressing global humanitarian challenges with architectural solutions. We ensure community involvement in the design process; We advocate for ...more


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