27 Feb '13, 2am

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The Grocoff home has already achieved recognition as one of the country’s first Net Zero Energy homes, producing more energy through the use of solar panels and geothermal than it consumes. The engineering team he has assembled has laid out a goal to capture and treat enough rainwater on site to supply the house with clean drinking water, then find creative solutions for recycling or reusing wastewater for cleaning or irrigation.

Full article: http://greenbuildingelements.com/2013/02/26/zero-water-co...

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