The Westbrook House – The Westbrook House is a 2713 square foot energy efficient house designed by Paul Westbrook. Completed in 1996 in Fairview, Texas (near Dallas), the house has been a model of energy and resource efficiency. The house design was awarded the 1996 NAHB Energy Value Housing Award for Innovative Design. The home was design using integrated design and features passive solar design, solar water heating, a geothermal heat pump, and solar electric generation.
Texas Instruments RFAB – This 1.1 million square foot facility was the first LEED Gold semiconductor manufacturing plant in the world. Completed in 2006 in Richardson, Texas it set new industry benchmarks for the low cost of construction and the significant improvement in operational efficiency.