Friday, February 23, 2007

Green building (link)

Building green isn't in its infancy anymore. For more than 10 years, the residential construction industry has been implementing new designs, technologies and building methods that may someday lead to "zero energy" homes being the standard home design.

The "zero energy" house — a home that generates energy onsite with technology such as like photovoltaic cells or solar hot water panels — is still a rarity, ...

Link: News : Trends : 10 Lessons Learned from Green Building : HGTVPro.com

1 comment:

pagadan said...

Lessons learned:

#1 is Build a smaller house.  And #2 is Build a tighter house, while #3 is ventilate...