Interested in the next hurdles of net zero living? Leap into the pages of Fast Company magazine with "This Home Makes All Its Own Energy." Editor-at-large Jon Gertner writes about the NIST test house, known as the Net Zero Energy Residential Test Facility situated in Maryland. The article contains advances in net-zero technology studied at the prototype. Refreshingly, like necessary ventilation, Gertner doesn’t shy away from the affordability question, and how construction cost realities are influencing scientists’ expectations about building zero net energy houses.
- November 2014