METRO MAGAZINE: “Design Excellence and Constant Advocacy”

May 2010

By Diane Lea

…The last Built project for the [AIA Triangle] Merit Awards is the GREENville House by Tonic Design of Raleigh. This project also honors Lindsey. Constructed in Greenville for owners Bobby and Kristi Walters, the consultants include Richard Kaydos-Daniels of Raleigh, Southern Energy Management of Morrisville, and the NCSU North Carolina Solar Center. Tonic’s Vincent Petrarca describes the house, characterized by individual bars, as “being built to track the sun as it stretches away from its own shadow.” The roof utilizes thermoplastic membrane and a system of solar thermal and photovoltaic panels… READ MORE…


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