Zero Energy Homes

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Green-built houses aren’t necessarily the same as net zero energy homes. The simple definition is that a net zero energy building produces as much energy as it uses on an … Read More

The Design Process

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Making the most of a site’s solar potential is step one in the design process, coming even before any aesthetic sketches are developed. Orienting a building toward the sun, specifying … Read More

A House as a System

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Green doesn’t have to be expensive to build, nor does it have to look “different”. It can be designed in any style, or any shape. The main focus of green … Read More