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Bainbridge Island shows off its Earth-friendliest homes

In today’s Sun, I profiled two Bainbridge homes featured on the lineup of this Sunday’s green buildings tour. One home, on Yeomalt Point, is aiming for the “greenest of green” designations: the coveted LEED platinum rating, according to its architect Matthew Coates (pictured above).

The other home, on the island’s northeast end, has taken a more subdued, traditional approach to green design.

The tour is part of the Bainbridge Island Chamber of Commerce’s two-day Green Festival. A home and garden show is happening tomorrow, as is a performance by Eco Elvis (don’t ask me).

You can read my story about the green-built houses below. See a photo gallery of one of the homes here.

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