University of California, Irvine
UCI is committed to creating a home that not only benefits the occupants, but also contributes to the overall well-being of the community. The use of sustainable materials and practices helps to reduce the environmental impact for the home, ensuring a better, more LUCID future for everyone.
– Jackie Yoo (team captain)
UC Irvine Engineering
Imagine a world where everything is crystal clear and easy to understand – a world where we can clearly see the impact of our actions on the environment, and where we are empowered to make positive changes for the betterment of ourselves, our communities, and the planet. This is the world that the “lucid” approach to sustainability and healthy living strives for.
By being mindful and aware of the ways in which our choices and behaviors impact the environment, we can make conscious decisions that are not only good for the planet but also good for our own well-being. Whether it’s choosing eco-friendly products, reducing our carbon footprint, or simply living a more mindful and healthier lifestyle, the “lucid” approach helps us to see the value in these choices and the benefits they bring.
But the “lucid” approach isn’t just about individual actions – it’s about building a sense of community and working together to create a more sustainable and eco-friendly future for all. By coming together and sharing ideas and resources, we can build a stronger and more resilient community that is better equipped to face the challenges of the future.
At the heart of the “lucid” approach is a sense of virtue – a commitment to doing what is right and good, not just for ourselves, but for the greater good. By living a “lucid” life, we can inspire others to do the same and create a ripple effect of positive change that touches everyone in our communities and beyond.
Now, picture a world where people live in homes that are both sustainable and provide a healthy, comfortable environment for their occupants. These homes, known as “Lucid Houses”, are designed with clear and easy-to-understand principles in mind, from their energy-efficient features to their use of natural materials.
Living in a Lucid House not only benefits the individual occupants but also contributes to the overall health and well-being of the community. The use of sustainable materials and practices helps to reduce the environmental impact of the home, ensuring a better, more LUCID future for all.