Case studies of energy efficient and sustainable building

Learn what others have achieved in energy efficient and sustainable building.


New Homes


CASE STUDY: Solar Living 2º @ Port Noarlunga

Solar Living by adelaide builder Energy Aspect Living
This 7.9 star solar passive home provides its owners with energy efficient and comfortable living year round. 

The small 140 square metre footprint is respectful of the fragile coastal environment in which the home sits, and the living spaces connect visitors to the outdoors.  Discover more...


CASE STUDY: Solar Living 2º @ Forreston

New home built by Energy Aspect Living builder adelaide
With three generations on the land, John and his partner Theresa knew that any home they built on the Forreston property would need to reflect the family heritage and living in balance with the environment. More than set the home in the landscape, the home had to reduce the dependence on costly external energy and water supplies, match their rural lifestyle, and leave a time capsule for future generations to enjoy. Discover more...

Renovation / Additions


CASE STUDY: Renewed Living @ Beulah Park

Additional built by Energy Aspect Living builder adelaide
Step behind an 1880s symmetrical cottage which is filled with character and you will find a modern extension which provides its owners with a new living area, kitchen, bathroom and basement.

With northern glazing in the new living area, the family who calls this renovated cottage home now enjoy the winter sun for natural warmth, and cooling summer breezes.  The outdoor bath (shown in photo) occupies the courtyard between old and new.  Discover more...


CASE STUDY: Renewed Living @ Hawthorn

Renovation and Addition built by Energy Aspect Living builder adelaide
This Renewed Living project demonstrates how an existing home in Adelaide can be transformed to create an energy efficient living space for a growing family.  The owners, Kirsten and David, share their story on how living in a more energy efficient home has also encouraged them to live more sustainably.  Discover more...