26 Apr '11, 9am

Net-Zero Morning Sun Home in Oregon: This is Morning Sun, a passive solar home completed at the end of December...

Net-Zero Morning Sun Home in Oregon: This is Morning Sun, a passive solar home completed at the end of December...

This is Morning Sun, a near net-zero energy home completed at the end of December 2009 for owners Doug and Emily Boleyn. The high-performance abode — designed by Matthew Daby of m.o. daby design llc and built by Cellar Ridge Custom Homes — received LEED Platinum certification, Oregon High Performance Home certification, and an Energy Performance Score of 31, making it one of the most decorated green projects in the city.

Full article: http://www.jetsongreen.com/2011/04/boleyn-solar-home-happ...

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blog.nature.org 26 Apr '11, 12pm

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Finally, Buildings Are Going Net- Zero Water With #Composting Toilets

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treehugger.com 29 Apr '11, 2pm

The photo shows Envirolet VF Vacuum flush systems, where, I have noted in an earlier post , an electric pump is connected ...

Video: Aerogels and the Energy Efficient Home: This stuff definitely insulates. Aspen Aerogels sent us a sam...

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greentechmedia.com 27 Apr '11, 3pm

This stuff definitely insulates. Aspen Aerogels sent us a sample of SpaceLoft, insulation for commercial buildings and hom...

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grist.org 29 Apr '11, 4pm

I spent the last couple of days at a conference about climate, cities, and behavior. One topic that kept coming up among t...

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greenbuildingelements.com 29 Apr '11, 5am

Using the same principle that makes top freezer refrigerators energy efficient, it is easy to see why side-by-sides are th...