The Near-Zero-Energy Home Makeover

Williamson, Norma; Williamson, Alan
November 2006
Solar Today;Nov/Dec2006, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p34
Academic Journal
The article discusses the authors experience on the application of net-zero-energy home in their reconstructed house in California. They particularly give emphasis on the installation of renewable energy systems in their retrofitted house, highlighting the misconception that alternative solar energy can only be applied for new constructed house. They further note that the initiative is relevant to the aim of saving energy costs and rolling blackout that occurred in the state.


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