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This is how one Wisconsin town’s plan could work (from the Midwest Energy News article): A private company would install solar arrays on four municipal buildings at no upfront cost to the city. The installer would then own and maintain the systems over the life of a contract and sell the renewable energy credits they earn to the city of Monona.

Serious Energy Savings With Passive House Design. For example, an Energy Star home is already 20 to 30 percent more efficient than typical building code standards. In contrast, a certified Passive House will use an estimated 90 to 95 percent less energy for heating and cooling and 60 to 70 percent less overall energy than a typical code-built home.

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The first house designed under our Passive Solar Index (PSI) program won "Most Resilient House" in the 2013 Green Builder Home of the Year Awards. The Kenogami House is a living laboratory of high performance design and technology, called "The Most Resilient House in North America" by Alex Wilson, founder of the Resilient Design Institute.

Solar-powered mountain home sustainable prototype for Aspen development Photo courtesy of Aidlin Darling Design Looking to add sustainable options to the scores of cookie-cutter homes in Aspen, Colorado’s booming real estate market, a real estate design firm has unveiled what it hopes will become a popular alternative.

How can you use the sun as a way to not only generate renewable energy, but support the local economy and provide interest-free financing for utility companies? Author thomas greco (The End of Money and the Future of Civilization) has the answer: Solar Dollars! In a recent post on this blog (Beyond.

In this video we meet Casey & Natasha, a conscious couple who built a passive solar home near Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. In addition to orienting their house to face south, they installed overhangs that block the sun to keep it cool during summer months and allow the sun to enter and heat the house during winter months.

Residents deliver verdict on plans for huge apartment block in sheffield city centre We are seeking to create a permanent community of residents that will contribute to the future growth and vitality of the city centre." Ian Lowson, Director at Whittam Cox Architects, said: "We are pleased to see our plans progress and look forward to working closely with the team on this important asset for Sheffield city centre.3 Things to Know in the Housing Market Today! Some we just don’t know yet. The following three areas of the housing market are critical to understand: interest rates, building materials, and the outlook for an economic slowdown. 1. interest rates. One of the most important things to consider when buying a home is the interest rate you will be charged to borrow the money.