Waste News, Dec. 21 -- Home and garden cable television channel, HGTV, will give away a custom green home in a beach resort community in Hilton Head, S.C., as part of an upcoming promotion.
"We are aware that many of our viewers are interested in hearing more about green lifestyles," said Jim Samples, president of HGTV. The giveaway will take place between March 21 and May 9.
The 2,000-square-foot home, located in the Tradition Hilton Head community, is part of a prize package worth about $850,000. It is registered to receive U.S. Green Building Council Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design certification. "The HGTV Green Home is designed to demonstrate that you don´t have to be extreme to be green," said Jack Thomasson, HGTV Green Home house planner.
Ed. Note: I'll get more details on this! Who couldn't use a green home in Hilton Head?