08 Feb '13, 5pm

Drive to Zero - Green Builder Media Blogs - GreenBuilder:

If I were a betting woman, I’d put my money on zero—it seems to be quite a winning number these days. Zero has plenty of negative associations (zero balance in the bank account) and several positive ones (zero hassle, zero upfront fees, and we all know that the cookie crumbs have zero calories). Now, it seems that zero has become the darling of the green building sector. Net zero energy buildings—or buildings that produce as much energy as they use through the incorporation of efficiency, renewables, and occupant behavior—are all the rage. A building’s energy performance can be measured with tools similar to a miles-per-gallon sticker for cars, such as the HERS Index Score issued by the Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET). With a HERS rating, a low score is indicative of higher energy efficiency and performance. According to RESNET, a typical American new home tha...

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