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    Living Better with Less Energy

    By Larry Weingarten and Zak Vetter

    At times, the solutions to our problems are hiding in plain sight. Sometimes the hardest part is taking the time to examine things that ...
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    A Range of Debate

    A Range of Debate

    By Leslie Jackson

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    Seeing the Possibilities with the Water-Energy Nexus

    Seeing the Possibilities with the Water-Energy Nexus

    By Bill Eckman

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    Celebrating Our Founder

    By Jim Gunshinan

    For nearly 20 years, Alan Meier and I have had on one level a typical editor/author relationship. I bug him about writing the next ...
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    Count of Zero Energy Residences Grows 59% Across the U.S. and Canada

    Count of Zero Energy Residences Grows 59% Across the U.S. and Canada

    By Leslie Jackson

    As the date approaches for the Getting to Zero Forum in Downtown Oakland, California October 9-11, this article, ...
    Using Residential Solar Panels to Power Electric Cars

    Using Residential Solar Panels to Power Electric Cars

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    The Future of HVAC is Smart

    The Future of HVAC is Smart

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