November 28, 2016

“Leap” into Large-Scale Zero Energy Retrofits

A zero energy home doesn’t have to be new construction. Zero energy principles can be applied to existing buildings, too. By applying the scale and efficiency of industrial methods to housing, housing agencies in Europe are taking energy retrofits in giant leaps.
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November 28, 2016

PACE Loans Hurdle the “First Cost Barrier” to Zero Energy Homes

Long-term, low-cost financing means that owners and renters will see immediate financial benefits from energy efficiency improvements. Property-Assessed Clean Energy programs are sprouting up around the U.S. to address the need. Maybe your area has such a program.
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November 15, 2016

My Responsibility as a Realtor for Curbing Climate Change

This Realtor accepts a professional responsibility to improve the energy efficiency of housing and fight climate change.
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October 24, 2016

Can The World be Petrol Free?

Although the trend is just beginning, electric vehicles will eventually replace fossil fuel burners. Why not be ahead of the curve and future proof your next zero energy home by including extra solar generating capacity to supply enough electricity for the household and for transportation. This will satisfy the top two household energy uses.
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June 1, 2016

Banish “Payback”

Every conversation about zero energy homes (ZEHs) eventually comes around to the question of “cost.”
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February 19, 2016

Are You One of the 62%?

62% of Americans now believe that “global warming is an urgent threat requiring immediate and drastic action.”
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January 25, 2016

Implementing the Paris Accords: Zero Energy Homes will Lead the Way

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December 11, 2015

The Clean Energy Revolution is Now

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August 2, 2015

Speaking of Zero: No to “Net-“, Yes to “Ready”

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July 24, 2015

California’s Residential Zero Energy Goals: Green or Greenwashing?

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