Target: Zero-Energy Homes

Read the full story in Natural Life Magazine (via Hugg).

There is a new buzzword in the green building industry and it’s “Zero Energy Homes” (ZEH) or “Net-Zero Energy Homes” (NZEH). The term describes buildings that are connected to the utility grid, but combine highly energy-efficient design and technology with solar electric and thermal systems to produce as much energy as they use on an annual basis, resulting in net zero energy consumption.

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