30 Dec '11, 4pm

High-Performance and Net-Zero Homes — Part 1 | #NZEH #greenbuilding

I come from a family of non-conformists. My dad was the product of a line of labor shit-disturbers of the first order; my mom came from milder stock but was herself a civic activist of unparalleled backbone. I spent my childhood marching for racial equality, farm worker rights, and peace in Vietnam. So perhaps it’s inevitable that I have come to view myself as a green building revolutionary. In fact, I believe that YOU are a revolutionary. Why? Because building green is all about effecting change – replacing the “normal” way things are done with a far better way. It’s about combating conventional thinking and apathy – and often moneyed interests – to bring about results that are better for the people and the planet. We're all agents for change Whether you willingly don the mantle of revolutionary or not, I think it’s important for each of us who works in green building to ...

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