New Green Home Exhibit Opens in Epcot for Earth Day
Disney Vacation Guide: New INNOVENTIONS exhibit opens in Epcot on Earth Day
Green Builder® Media is the leading media company in North America focused on sustainable living and they’ve partnered with Disney Imagineers to bring a whole new exhibit to Epcot just in time for Earth Day.
VISION House® opens in INNOVENTIONS
This innovative green home exhibit which opens on April 22 – Earth Day – aims to make green living ideas a little more fun! Environmentally appropriate products and options will be showcased, providing real solutions to green living to homeowners. By the time they leave, guests will feel that a sustainable future really is possible.
Green Builder Media CEO Sarah Gutterman says, “Sustainable living is about taking personal responsibility. Through the VISION House in Epcot‘s INNOVENTIONS, we will illustrate that we can all provide our families with necessities like sustenance, and shelter, as well as comfort and convenience, while simultaneously preserving and protecting the environment.”
What can you expect to see in VISION House?
On a guided tour of VISION House, guests explore green building methods and themes including: whole-home automation, energy generation and efficiency, indoor environment quality, water conservation and high performance materials and durability. VISION House has some pretty cool intelligent technology features, too, including:
- Electronic vehicle charging station
- High-efficiency cooling and heating systems and controls
- Whole home automation system and hardware
- Chevy Volt electric vehicle
- Photovoltaic solar panels
- Ventilation solutions by Panasonic
- Smog-eating tile roofs
- High performance glass
- Energy-efficient windows
- Sustainable hardwood cabinets and flooring
- ENERGY STAR appliances
- LED lighting
- Water-conserving fixtures
A website about VISION House in INNOVENTIONS will go live on April 21.
Do you give any thought to how to make your house more green on a day-to-day basis?