Healthy Buildings

Hillhouse's healthy building approach brings together the most creative ideas and products to create sustainable and invigorating work environments.

Indoor Air Quality

Indoor Air Quality

Creating spaces that circulate air free from harmful emissions to foster the right mindset for innovation and creativity
Daylight Harvesting

Daylight Harvesting

Helping the sun illuminate the workspace, saving on energy, and enhancing people’s sense of connection to the outdoors
Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency

Designing buildings that reduce power consumption to help lower costs and shift sourcing to more sustainable energy production
Thermal Comfort

Thermal Comfort

Constructing stable, comfortable thermal environments to help employees maintain peak performance every day throughout all four seasons.
Eco Friendly

Eco-Friendly Building Materials

Using sustainable building materials to help preserve the natural environment, reduce waste, and create healthier workplaces
Water & Waste Management

Water & Waste Management

Employing advanced water-saving technologies and water recycling designs to reduce wastewater, lower costs, and protect the environment

Hillhouse Results

Hillhouse has delivered renovation and construction projects across numerous industries for clients with sustainable agendas.

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380 Pastoria, zero net energy building

Smart, Pretty & Talented

We are talking about the future of office space here…in addition to being Zero Net Energy/Zero Carbon Emissions, the renovated building at 380 N. Pastoria will arguably be one of […]

The Registry

The Registry Highlights Our Next ZNE – 380 Pastoria

Silicon Valley Zero-Net-Energy Buildings at the Forefront of Net-Positive Energy Potential An article by J. Bourne originally posted on www.theregistrysf.com A single-story office building at 380 North Pastoria in Sunnyvale […]

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Workshop & Tour at Latest ZNE: 380 Pastoria

Acterra presents a tour and workshop with Hillhouse, Integral Group and Sharp Development  featuring our latest renovated Zero Net Energy building:  380 Pastoria in Sunnyvale. Tuesday, November 15th 3:00-7:00pm LEARN IN […]

Structures Awards Best Green Project

ZNE Building Awarded Best Green Project at Structures Awards

We are pleased to announce the AP+I Design Inc. office headquarters project took home the ‘Best Green Project’ award at the recent Silicon Valley Business Journal Structures Awards!  This project is […]

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Building Reuse, Building Vibrancy

Silicon Valley is littered with outdated concrete tilt up buildings that continue to go unoccupied because they are not functional nor attractive to today’s market. At Hillhouse, we see adaptive […]

Keeping Track

We are proud to help our clients prioritize sustainable agendas to create healthy buildings that benefit the environment and the community around us. These are the results:

Four Three Percent

Water Savings

Hillhouse projects achieve average domestic and landscape water savings well beyond conventional construction methods.

Nine Four Percent

Landfill Diversion

Hillhouse's average recycle rate for each project drastically reduces the amount of building materials that end up in landfills.

Four Four Percent

Energy Savings

Hillhouse's strategies reduce power consumption in all aspects of building performance to reduce carbon footprints and lower utility bills.

Three Four Percent

Recycled Content

Hillhouse selects materials that have high rates of recycled content for use in its construction projects to protect the environment.