A Net Zero Energy Home Grows Up
In 2005, Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver teamed up with the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) to design and build a net zero energy (NZE) home.
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Heating Loads: Upstairs Versus Downstairs
An investigation into why two-story buildings with open staircases use significantly more heat downstairs than upstairs.
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Microhousing: A Lived and Learned Experience
Leah Hodgson describes the experience of designing, building, and living in a microhouse built on a 5-foot x 8-foot trailer bed.
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DOE Zero Energy Ready Homes
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