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The New Net Zero

Leading-Edge Design and Construction of Homes and Buildings for a Renewable Energy Future

by William Maclay

In a nation where traditional buildings use roughly 40 percent of the total fossil energy, the interest in net-zero building is growing enormously. In The New Net Zero, sustainable architect Bill Maclay charts the path for designers and builders interested in exploring green designís new frontier net-zero-energy structures that produce as much energy as they consume and are carbon neutral. Geared toward professionals exploring net-zero design, the book will enlighten nonprofessionals seeking time-tested ideas and strategies.

"The New Net Zero is a thorough philosophical and technical rendering of the subject. What makes it exciting and meaningful is that it is not just about the details and technology, it also demonstrates how it is essential to build on human and other natural-system relationships to succeed. There is hope in these pages; this book goes a long way to prove that a sustainable future is possible and practical."


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