Contact Name: Mike & Carrie Koplinka-Loehr
Address: 118 Ross Road, Lansing, NY 14882

188 Ross Road, Lansing (under construction)

Saturday 2011 Sites

These sites will be open for public tours from 10:00am - 4:00pm Saturday, October 1, 2011 only. Please do not visit at any other time. Note that EcoVillage will be running guided tours at 1:00pm, 2:00pm, and 3:00pm.


  • 510 Linn Street
    Non-toxic finishes/ products; recycled/salvaged materials; blown cellulose insulation; on demand water heater.
  • 302 Cascadilla Street
    Permaculture garden & landscaping, rainwater collection, hybrid double stud wall / timber frame construction, and much more!
  • Green Guerillas Solar- and Biodiesel-Powered Bus
    Biodiesel, solar-powered, mobile media center.
  • 119 S. Hill Terrace
    Recycled/salvaged materials; local materials; masonry heater; water tempering system
  • Ithaca Children's Garden
    Community built, timberframe, strawbale troll house as well as a plastic bottle greenhouse, a number of gardens and much more!
  • Renovus Energy
    Co-generation; daylighting; grid-tied solar PV system; instantaneous hot water; passive solar; radiant floor heating; and much more!
  • 604 Cliff Street
    Recycled/salvaged materials; geothermal; local materials; passive solar
  • 528-530 Chestnut St. (INHS)
    Two high-efficiency duplexes built to LEED Gold standards; high-efficiency faucets, toilets and showers; and much more!
  • EcoVillage at Ithaca [note, guided tours will be given at 1, 2, and 3pm]
    An organic CSA/U-Pick berry farm, office spaces for small businesses, a neighborhood root cellar, community gardens and much more!


  • 118 Ross Road
    72 photovoltaic panels provide all electricity for the home (off-grid), 72 battery storage, and much more!
  • 112 Lansingville Road
    Daylighting; earth-sheltered; RASTRA foundation; strawbale construction; rammed earth tire root cellar; living roof; and much more!


  • 115 Enfield Center Road West
    Passive solar; earthen tubed ventilation; recycled/salvaged materials; cord wood exterior; off-grid solar PV system; non-toxic finishes/products; back-up biodiesel generator.


  • 326 Aiken Road
    Standard-construction home with a nod to energy conservation that combines wind and geothermal energy, and much more!
  • 2675 Agard Road
    All electric house including LED lighting and tankless hot water, wiring designed to minimize EMFs (electromagnetic fields), and much more!

Last updated July 26, 2019