May 22, 2018

The Future Looks Bright for Natural Gas in Earth Advantage Zero Energy Certified Homes

Third-party certifier, Earth Advantage, has evolved their zero energy home standards to make it easier for builders to include natural gas in their zero energy homes. Here’s what they did.
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February 16, 2018

Green Hammer: A Zero Energy Building Pioneer

Green building pioneer, Stephen Aiguier, reflects on how Green Hammer has embraced the highest level of energy efficiency and environmental sustainability by successfully integrating design and construction into a highly refined, unified design build process.
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December 29, 2017

Birdsmouth Construction Banks on Zero Energy

This design/build firm in Portland, Oregon, started with individual zero energy homes. Now they are in the midst of the city’s first zero energy development. With more than half the project under contract, the future looks bright.
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June 25, 2017

Builder Profile: Solaire Homebuilders

Mike and Cindi O’Neil share some lessons from more than 20 years of building high-performance homes. Now the company specializes in zero energy homes. Learn what draws clients to them and how they have made energy efficiency their bread and butter.
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January 27, 2016

High-R Walls, Part 2: Moisture Content

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December 11, 2015

The Clean Energy Revolution is Now

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November 12, 2015

Zero Energy Multifamily Buildings: Three Case Studies

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April 21, 2015

How to Use Surplus Energy Generated by a Positive Energy Home

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January 15, 2015

Part 1 – Marketing Zero Energy Homes: A Primer for Builders and Real Estate Agents

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December 2, 2014

The Green Energy Efficient Homes Appraisal Addendum

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